Catalog 2015-2016 
    
    Oct 23, 2018  
Catalog 2015-2016 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ENGL& 101 English Composition I

5 credits
Advanced expository writing, reading and evaluating essays, and critical thinking are covered in this course that fulfills the written communication requirement for an AAS degree. Students will write a minimum of 5000 words of finished composition during the quarter.

Prerequisites: ENGL 099  or equivalent placement score.
Quarters Offered: All

Student Outcomes/Competencies:
Upon successful completion of this course students will be able to:

  • Consistently apply the stages of the writing process to create finished compositions
  • Consistently exercise critical thinking skills to analyze and express ideas in writing
  • Analyze and evaluate the structural components of written texts
  • Draft and edit effectively structured essays to suit audience and purpose
  • Employ basic research and library skills to locate and evaluate information
  • Synthesize and cite sources using accepted documentation styles