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Course Description

Schoolcraft is excited to offer traditional credit face-to-face, hybrid, online, and remote classes for Fall 2020 while providing students a safe experience based on recent COVID-19 concerns.

Please see the COVID-19 web page to learn more. Keep checking the schedule for additions on our New, Added, and Late Starting Courses web page.

English - ENG 50

Modern English Grammar

3 Credit Hours
3 Lecture Hours

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.


(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 TitleLocationCredit HoursInstructorsSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusFeeDays-Time-Room

Fall; 2020; ENGLISH; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 08/31/2020

 050141500Mod English GrammarRMT3Schell D3/24/0Open$12.00M W  08:00 AM-09:20 AM WEBWEB
 050141501Mod English GrammarRMT3Schell D0/24/0Closed$12.00T  08:00 AM-10:54 AM WEBWEB
 050141502Mod English GrammarRMT3Barnes B1/24/0Open$12.00M W  01:00 PM-02:26 PM WEBWEB
 050141551Mod English GrammarRMT3Zorn L6/24/0Open$12.00T  06:00 PM-08:54 PM WEBWEB
 050246204Mod English GrammarRMT3Schell D2/24/0Open$12.00T R  11:30 AM-12:50 PM WEBWEB

Winter; 2021; ENGLISH; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 02/02/2021

 050111553Mod English GrammarRMT3Zorn L25/30/0Open$12.00T  06:00 PM-09:38 PM WEBWEB
 050118600Mod English GrammarRMT3Zorn L22/30/0Open$22.00M W  10:00 AM-11:46 AM WEBWEB

Winter; 2021; ENGLISH; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 01/11/2021

 050111502Mod English GrammarRMT3Schell D14/30/0Open$12.00T R  02:30 PM-03:50 PM WEBWEB

Key: Day of the Week

  • T = Tuesday
  • R = Thursday
  • S = Saturday
  • X = Sunday