English 1B

Spring 2017

  • Section 92486  |  Mon. & Wed. 8:00 – 9:20 a.m.  |  LA-111
  • Section 92487  |  Mon. & Wed. 9:30 – 10:50 a.m.  |  LA-111

Textbooks for both sections

  1. From Critical Thinking to Argument, 4th ed., Sylvan Barnet & Hugo Bedau (Bedford-St. Martin’s, ISBN 978-1-4576-4995-0, $25)
  2. White Noise, Don DeLillo (Penguin Classics, ISBN 978-0-14-310598-5, $17)

Important materials


How to be a critical thinker

  1. Ask questions.
  2. Analyze texts.
  3. Synthesize sources.
  4. Persuade your audience.