AP English and Language Composition!

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Introduction to the course:

The AP English Language and Composition
course is designed to help you become a skilled
reader of a variety of texts as well as becoming a
skilled writer. You’ll achieve this through awareness
of the interactions among a writer's purposes,
audience expectations, and subjects, as well as
the ways that writing rules and language use
contribute to effective writing.

The AP English Language and Composition course is intended to give you the experience of an introductory-level composition course in college. The composition course is one of the most varied in the college, since an introductory composition course at one college may address topics and require types of writing that might be very different from an introductory composition course at another college.

The college board's goal is to strengthen the effectiveness of your writing through close reading and frequent practice at applying rhetorical strategies, analyzing information from source texts, and writing arguments. The reason for this course is to become a critical reader of predominantly nonfiction works, including expository, argumentative, analytical, and personal texts from various authors and time periods.

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