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Course Description

English - ENG 101

English Composition 1 (3-0) 3 Cr. Hrs.

Course Description

This course teaches students to prepare and write a number of clear, well-developed essays using exposition and other rhetorical modes. This process assists students to build writing strategies and methodologies for college and professional writing.


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

  • ENG 55 with a minimum grade of 2.0 or minimum score of 18 ACT-English, 25 SAT-Writing and Language, 71 CPT-Sentence Skills or 250 NGA-Writing.

Course Competencies

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

  • Analyze types of writing, audiences and purposes.
  • Apply prewriting strategies such as brainstorming, idea mapping and outlining to plan writing tasks.
  • Employ techniques, such as observing, recording, summarizing, analyzing, classifying, interpreting, comparing, defining, arguing and/or instructing for effective college-level writing.
  • Examine student and professional writing for rhetorical elements, strengths and weaknesses.
  • Write unified essays whose central ideas are expressed by clear thesis statements and topic sentences.
  • Provide support for thesis statements and topic sentences through the use of relevant details, examples, reasons, facts, data and quotations.
  • Demonstrate appropriate writing competencies in advancing, addressing and expressing ideas within academic disciplines.
  • Evaluate writing through revising, editing and proofreading effectively to achieve coherence and avoid grammatical errors.
  • Apply rules of standard grammar and usage to writing.

Course Schedule

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

Winter; 2019; ENGLISH; No of Weeks : 5; Begins : 01/14/2019

 101112967English Composition 1Online3Maheshwari A$12.0016/30/0Open 

Winter; 2019; ENGLISH; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 01/14/2019

 101112371English Composition 1Online3Addi O$12.007/30/0Open 
 101118607English Composition 1 3Maheshwari A$22.0027/30/0OpenT R  10:00 AM-01:10 PM LA340

Winter; 2019; ENGLISH; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 03/18/2019

 101112721English Composition 1Online3Addi O$12.0019/30/0Open 
 101112743English Composition 1Online3Hays S$12.0021/30/0Open 

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

 101111308English Composition 1 3Poswalk J$12.0013/30/0OpenM W  02:30 PM-04:10 PM LA410
 101111310English Composition 1 3Tucker C$12.0020/30/0OpenM W  02:00 PM-03:40 PM LA465
 101111349English Composition 1 3Tucker C$12.0027/28/0OpenT R  08:00 AM-09:40 AM LA310
 101111351English Composition 1 3Fundukian L$12.0020/28/0OpenM W  06:00 PM-07:46 PM LA410
 101112396English Composition 1Online3Maheshwari A$12.0024/30/0Open 
 101112747English Composition 1Online3Maheshwari A$12.0024/30/0Open 

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

 101017701English Composition 1OE/OE3Hays S$12.0019/30/0Open 
 101111303English Composition 1 3Poswalk J$12.001/30/0OpenF  09:00 AM-11:54 AM LA410
 101111304English Composition 1 3Sypniewski M$12.009/30/0OpenT R  08:00 AM-09:20 AM LA400
 101111305English Composition 1 3Maheshwari A$12.0014/28/0OpenF  09:00 AM-11:54 AM LA310
 101111306English Composition 1 3Shaw E$12.009/28/0OpenT R  11:30 AM-12:50 PM LA310
 101111309English Composition 1 3Rybicka E$12.000/30/3ClosedT R  10:00 AM-11:20 AM LA470
 101111311English Composition 1 3Shaw E$12.0024/30/0OpenT R  08:30 AM-09:50 AM LA470
 101111313English Composition 1 3Sosnoski S$12.001/28/0OpenM W  11:30 AM-12:50 PM LA310
 101111314English Composition 1 3Fundukian L$12.0015/30/0OpenW  08:00 AM-10:54 AM LA460
 101111315English Composition 1 3Munro J$12.0021/30/0OpenM W  11:30 AM-12:50 PM LA410
 101111322English Composition 1 3Shaw E$12.0024/28/0OpenT R  01:00 PM-02:20 PM LA300
 101111323English Composition 1 3Munro J$12.0020/30/0OpenM W  02:30 PM-03:50 PM LA400
 101111324English Composition 1 3Rose K$12.0024/30/0OpenT R  01:00 PM-02:20 PM LA410
 101111325English Composition 1 3Sosnoski S$12.006/28/0OpenM W  01:00 PM-02:20 PM LA310
 101111326English Composition 1 3Dolgin S$12.0010/28/0OpenT  02:30 PM-05:24 PM LA300
 101111346English Composition 1 3Hunley E$12.0020/30/0OpenT R  11:30 AM-12:50 PM LA470
 101111362English Composition 1 3Dolgin S$12.0019/30/0OpenR  06:30 PM-09:24 PM LA460
 101111363English Composition 1 3Dolgin S$12.0018/30/0OpenW  06:30 PM-09:24 PM LA460
 101112302English Composition 1Online3Ditouras H$12.000/30/6Closed 
 101112365English Composition 1Online3Maheshwari A$12.0020/30/0Open 
 101112945English Composition 1Online3Maheshwari A$12.000/30/0Closed 
 101112955English Composition 1Online3Maheshwari A$12.006/30/0Open 
 101216135English Composition 1 3Simmons-Short I$12.0022/30/0OpenT  01:00 PM-03:54 PM RC660
 101216180English Composition 1 3Kallas J$12.0015/30/0OpenT  06:00 PM-08:54 PM RC660