ENG 56701 (CRN11878) Grammar and the Teaching of Grammar (3 Credits)
Meeting Dates: Wednesdays, August 28—December 13
Meeting Time: 4:30 – 7:20 PM
Cost: $270 ($75 per credit hour + $50 Computer Intensive Course Fee)
Instructor: Dr. Kaye Adkins, Missouri Western English professor, (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Course Description: In Grammar and the Teaching of Grammar, we will explore grammars (yes—that’s plural) and study approaches to teaching grammar in the context of student writing. We will improve our understanding of grammar, and we will study issues surrounding grammar in the K-12 classroom. If you love language, are interested in how English speakers use language to achieve rhetorical effects, and in how we can teach our students to use language effectively, you will enjoy this course.