This is the second half of Twelfth-Grade English. You should have taken English 55 or an equivalent course.
In the course you will focus on certain skills that will help prepare you for college, or whatever your plans might be after high school. The skills you will master include the following:
You will need three books for this course. All are available in paperback, and you shouldn’t have a problem getting them from any major or online bookstore.
In addition, you will be asked to watch a movie version of A Raisin in the Sun. This should also be easy to find.
There is a course discussion board at the end of the course, as well as a course wiki. The discussion board is designed for students to connect, discuss course-related matters, and share ideas with each other. The wiki is designed for the instructor to post information that may provide enrichment or relevant information for the course to the students.
Summary: 12 computer-graded assignments and 21 instructor-graded assignments; may be resubmitted once FOR A FEE
Summary: 1 proctored exam (multiple-choice questions, essay question), may retake FOR A FEE, must pass to earn credit for the course
The final exam consists of around 100 multiple-choice questions and 1 essay question. It is closed book and notes and has no time limit. To receive any credit for this course you must pass the final exam with at least 60 percent.
Your grade breakdown for the course will be as follows:
Even though the final is only worth 15 percent of your grade, you must pass the final in order to pass the course.
|E (fail)||59 or below|
You have 1 year to complete this course, but if you need more than a year, you may purchase one 3-month extension. Because of the nature of some assignments, you will not be able to complete this course in less than 2 months.
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