Content and Methods for Teaching Advanced Placement English Language and Composition for Advanced Instructors

Course Number: ENGL X410.B


3 units

In-depth review of curriculum content, strategies, criteria and materials for teaching an Advanced Placement English Language and Composition class. Topics include:

  • helping students deal with pre-twentieth century prose
  • rhetorical analysis
  • argumentation writing
  • hands-on curriculum development
  • preparing students to take the AP Exam by focusing on reading closely, writing analytically and thinking critically
  • test-taking strategies
  • analysis of this year's questions and sample answers

This course is specifically designed for teachers who have taught Advanced Placement for more than two years.



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