Catalog 2017-2018 
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Catalog 2017-2018 [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

Global Outcomes:
This course teaches to the global outcome of Communication.

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

Total Hours: 50 Lecture Hours: 50