Class Notes: 11/13

What is English 1103 all about?

  • Literacy
  • Discourses
  • Context
  • Genre
  • Culture
  • Power
  • Technology
  • Languages
  • Acquisition
  • Connections of Appropriateness
  • Modes of Communication
  • Academic Discourses
  • Textual Media

-There is no set way to communicate

-No specific formula for writing

-Literacy is contextual

-”Proper” grammar

-Grammar is a set of rules

-Good writing vs. Bad writing

-Discourse/grammar is a set of rules that people agree on