Georgia Tech MOOC

Georgia Tech First Year Composition 2.0 with Writing Commons

First-Year Composition 2.0

First-Year Composition 2.0 will help you to develop a better process and gain confidence in written, visual, and oral communication and to create and critique documents and presentations in college, in the workplace, and in your community. You will draft and revise the following assignments: a personal essay, an image, and an oral presentation.

Course Outline

Week One: Establishing Concepts, Practices, and Learning Goals
Assignment – Self- Assessment Survey

Weeks Two & Three: Written Communication
Major Assignment – Personal Belief Essay

Weeks Four & Five: Visual Communication
Major Assignment – Visual Design Project 

Weeks Six & Seven: Oral Communication
Major Assignment – Short Video

Week Eight: Reflection
Assignment – Re-visit the Self-Assessment Survey