Critical Analysis: For this portfolio, you will compose several short pieces based on your analysis of primary and secondary sources. The final collection of your work on these assignments, along with artifacts of your writing process and a reflective overview of your work is due during week 7 of the semester. This project is designed to give you practice and experience with the following:

Reading college-level texts; working with composing processes; analyzing primary and secondary source material; learning and using rhetorical principles in reading and writing; and honing your academic documentation skills  

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