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ENGL 93 Beginning English

5 credits

Instruction in basic sentence grammar and the essentials of writing sentences and paragraphs; an introduction to essays. Review of study skills necessary for college success also provided.

This course meets the Written Communication  general education distribution requirement for certificates only.

Prerequisites: ELL 50  or ABED 46  (or placement into ENGL 93)

Course Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this course students will be able to:

  • Write structured, cohesive paragraphs and essays that make use of supporting examples and basic analysis as appropriate to the writer’s purpose
  • Use various reading strategies to develop reading comprehension skills and critical reading skills by navigating a variety of texts and responding to them
  • Develop and use a writing process to draft, revise, and edit compositions
  • Demonstrate the ability to write  sentences with minimal errors in issues such as grammar, spelling, and punctuation
  • Identify and correct common mechanical errors

General Education Distribution Area Outcomes
Students who successfully complete courses in the Written Communication distribution area will be able to:

  • Write clear, coherent, and well-organized prose 
  • Employ critical thinking in evaluating and expressing ideas
  • Demonstrate effective use of sources following accepted academic conventions

Total Hours: 50 Theory (Lecture) Hours: 50