Writing 2 is a full unit course which builds on the writing skills developed in Writing 1. Writing 2 fosters a student’s ability to write grammatically correct, unified, coherent and well-researched essays and research papers. In the process students analyze various types of sources for their central ideas and claims, reliability and basic literary elements. Proper citation, documentation, paraphrasing and summarizing in avoidance of plagiarism are stressed.
In this course, students are automatically enrolled to complete the unit exams in an online format. Click here for more information about online exams in this course. Students may opt out of online exams and complete the exams in a paper-based format by contacting the Student Service Department. Additionally, students must earn a passing grade on Exam 4 before Exam 5 will be accepted and must earn a passing grade on Exam 9 before Exam 10 will be accepted. There are 10 examinations in Writing 2. Writing 2, American School.