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Course Description

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English - ENG 101

English Composition 1

3 Credit Hours
3 Lecture Hours

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 TitleLocationCredit HoursInstructorsSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusFeeDays-Time-Room

Winter; 2021; ENGLISH; No of Weeks : 5; Begins : 01/11/2021

 101112967English Composition 1ONL3Hunley E18/30/0Open$12.00 

Winter; 2021; ENGLISH; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 01/11/2021

 101112371English Composition 1ONL3Hays S11/30/0Open$12.00 
 101118607English Composition 1RMT3Maheshwari A13/30/0Open$22.00T R  10:00 AM-01:10 PM WEBWEB

Winter; 2021; ENGLISH; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 03/16/2021

 101112721English Composition 1ONL3Lindenberg A0/30/2Closed$12.00 
 101112743English Composition 1ONL3Lindenberg A0/30/2Closed$12.00 

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

 101111308English Composition 1RMT3Maheshwari A3/30/0Open$12.00M W  02:30 PM-04:10 PM WEBWEB
 101111310English Composition 1RMT3Poswalk J1/30/0Open$12.00M W  02:00 PM-03:40 PM WEBWEB
 101111324English Composition 1MC3Harden A1/10/0Open$12.00T R  12:30 PM-02:16 PM LA410
 101111351English Composition 1RMT3Fundukian L6/30/0Open$12.00M W  06:00 PM-07:46 PM WEBWEB
 101112396English Composition 1ONL3Maheshwari A5/30/0Open$12.00 
 101112747English Composition 1ONL3Maheshwari A2/30/8Closed$12.00 
 101112778English Composition 1ONL3Maheshwari A4/30/0Open$12.00 

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

 101111303English Composition 1RMT3Maheshwari A2/30/2Closed$12.00F  09:00 AM-11:54 AM WEBWEB
 101111304English Composition 1RMT3Fundukian L5/31/0Open$12.00T R  08:00 AM-09:20 AM WEBWEB
 101111305English Composition 1RMT3Tucker C4/30/0Open$12.00F  09:00 AM-11:54 AM WEBWEB
 101111306English Composition 1RMT3Hunley E4/30/0Open$12.00T R  11:30 AM-12:50 PM WEBWEB
 101111309English Composition 1RMT3Rybicka E0/30/1Closed$12.00T R  10:00 AM-11:20 AM WEBWEB
 101111313English Composition 1RMT3Poswalk J5/30/0Open$12.00M W  11:30 AM-12:50 PM WEBWEB
 101111322English Composition 1RMT3Hunley E3/30/0Open$12.00T R  01:00 PM-02:20 PM WEBWEB
 101111323English Composition 1RMT3Harden A2/30/0Open$12.00M W  02:30 PM-03:50 PM WEBWEB
 101111326English Composition 1RMT3Tucker C23/30/0Open$12.00T  02:30 PM-05:24 PM WEBWEB
 101111362English Composition 1RMT3Tolen C18/30/0Open$12.00R  06:30 PM-09:24 PM WEBWEB
 101111363English Composition 1RMT3Kallas J17/30/0Open$12.00W  06:30 PM-09:24 PM WEBWEB
 101112302English Composition 1ONL3Addi O1/30/4Closed$12.00 
 101112365English Composition 1ONL3Maheshwari A4/30/0Open$12.00 
 101112491English Composition 1ONL3Maheshwari A2/30/0Open$12.00 
 101112945English Composition 1ONL3Addi O2/30/0Open$12.00 
 101112955English Composition 1ONL3Maheshwari A0/30/0Closed$12.00 
 101216135English Composition 1RMT3Thomson A R10/30/0Open$12.00T  01:00 PM-03:54 PM WEBWEB
 101216180English Composition 1RMT3Thomson A R18/30/0Open$12.00T  06:00 PM-08:54 PM WEBWEB

Key: Day of the Week

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