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Refine your knowledge of research techniques for academic writing with Sophia’s English Composition II online course. Access our on-demand platform anytime, anywhere. Start your free trial today.
ACE Credit®-recommended for 3.0 semester credits
5244 students successfully completed
Sophia's English Composition II course is designed to build upon the concepts taught in English Composition I by focusing on a research perspective. In this course, you will be introduced to proper research techniques for academic writing and will practice navigating the steps of the research process, beginning with a research question and culminating in a final 6-8 page argumentative research essay.
Assessments and grading
This is a pass/fail course. You must complete 9 Challenges (formative assessments) and 7 Touchstones (project-based or written assessments) with an overall score of 70% or better.
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