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Course Description

English - ENG 50

Modern English Grammar (3-0) 3 Cr. Hrs.

Course Description

This course is designed to prepare students for composition courses. The course content focuses on major grammatical concepts and writing. Students will develop basic writing and editing skills.

Prerequisites

(A requirement that must be completed before taking this course.)

  • Minimum score of 10 ACT-English, 17 SAT-Writing and Language, 35 CPT-Sentence Skills or 220 NGA-Writing.

Course Competencies

Upon successful completion of the course, the student should be able to:

  • Identify parts of speech correctly: nouns, verbs, adjectives, adverbs, pronouns, prepositions and conjunctions.
  • Identify sentence parts correctly: subjects, verbs, phrases and clauses.
  • Express complete thoughts using simple, compound, complex and compound/complex sentences.
  • Apply conventional punctuation correctly to all types of sentences.
  • Use a dictionary and thesaurus to identify word types and build vocabulary.
  • Compose well developed paragraphs.
  • Revise paragraphs for coherence, accuracy and clarity.
  • Edit paragraphs for sentence skills: grammar, spelling, punctuation and word choice.
  • Develop critical thinking skills.
  • Develop proficiency in modern grammar.

Course Schedule

 CourseSectionCourse TitleModeCredit HoursInstructorsFeeSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusDays-Time-Room

Winter; 2019; ENGLISH; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 02/04/2019

 050111553Mod English Grammar 3Fundukian L$12.0020/31/0OpenT  06:00 PM-09:38 PM LA400

Winter; 2019; ENGLISH; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 01/14/2019

 050111502Mod English Grammar 3Hunley E$12.0016/31/0OpenT R  02:30 PM-03:50 PM LA470
 050118600Mod English Grammar 3Zorn L$22.0011/31/0OpenM W  08:00 AM-09:20 AM LA340