Develops intermediate English writing skills with an emphasis on academic paragraph development. Students learn the stages of the writing process, the parts of the paragraph organization, and apply the rules of intermediate grammar and sentence structure. Students write and revise paragraphs in response to intermediate-level materials that develop basic critical thinking skills. Course content is theme-based and reflects the diversity of the student population and the global nature of society. NOTE: Course offered fall, spring, and may be offered during additional sessions.