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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 HoursInstructorsSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusFeeDays-Time-Room

Fall; 2019; ENGLISH; No of Weeks : 5; Begins : 08/27/2019

 101142945English Composition 1Online3Maheshwari A5/30/0Open$12.00 

Fall; 2019; ENGLISH; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 08/27/2019

 101142457English Composition 1Online3Addi O6/30/0Open$12.00 
 101148627English Composition 1 3Barnes B17/30/0Open$22.00T R  09:30 AM-12:40 PM LA340

Fall; 2019; ENGLISH; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 10/22/2019

 101142455English Composition 1Online3Scott M0/30/6Closed$12.00 
 101142477English Composition 1Online3Addi O0/30/5Closed$12.00 

Fall; 2019; ENGLISH; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 09/17/2019

 101141301English Composition 1 3Maheshwari A0/30/1Closed$12.00F  08:00 AM-11:38 AM LA405
 101141310English Composition 1 3Harden A0/30/0Closed$12.00T R  09:30 AM-11:10 AM LA400
 101141322English Composition 1 3Riddell K1/30/0Open$12.00T R  03:00 PM-04:40 PM LA470
 101141340English Composition 1 3Thomson A R0/30/0Closed$12.00T R  02:30 PM-04:10 PM LA465
 101141343English Composition 1 3Riesterer B0/30/0Closed$12.00M W  01:00 PM-02:40 PM LA465
 101141352English Composition 1 3Dolgin S0/28/0Closed$12.00W  06:00 PM-09:38 PM LA310
 101142349English Composition 1Online3Hays S0/30/2Closed$12.00 
 101142750English Composition 1Online3Hays S0/30/5Closed$12.00 
 101142758English Composition 1Online3Scott M0/30/0Closed$12.00 
 101142969English Composition 1Online3Maheshwari A0/30/3Closed$12.00 
 101246248English Composition 1 3Fundukian L19/30/0Open$12.00S  09:30 AM-01:08 PM RC670

Fall; 2019; ENGLISH; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 08/27/2019

 101141302English Composition 1 3Shaw E3/30/0Open$12.00M W  08:00 AM-09:20 AM LA410
 101141304English Composition 1 3Barnes B0/30/0Closed$12.00T R  08:00 AM-09:20 AM BTC100
 101141305English Composition 1 3Zorn L4/28/0Open$12.00T R  08:00 AM-09:20 AM LA300
 101141306English Composition 1 3Hays S1/28/0Open$12.00M W  10:00 AM-11:20 AM LA310
 101141308English Composition 1 3Hunley E1/30/0Open$12.00T R  10:00 AM-11:20 AM LA460
 101141309English Composition 1 3Zorn L1/30/0Open$12.00T R  10:00 AM-11:20 AM LA410
 101141311English Composition 1 3Rybicka E1/28/0Open$12.00T R  10:00 AM-11:20 AM LA300
 101141312English Composition 1 3Erskine S4/28/0Open$12.00F  10:00 AM-12:54 PM LA300
 101141313English Composition 1 3Hunley E0/30/1Closed$12.00T R  11:30 AM-12:50 PM LA460
 101141314English Composition 1 3Simmons-Short I3/28/0Open$12.00M W  11:30 AM-12:50 PM LA300
 101141315English Composition 1 3Sosnoski S0/30/1Closed$12.00M W  11:30 AM-12:50 PM LA410
 101141316English Composition 1 3Sosnoski S0/30/1Closed$12.00M W  10:00 AM-11:20 AM LA400
 101141317English Composition 1 3Harden A0/28/0Closed$12.00T R  11:30 AM-12:50 PM LA300
 101141318English Composition 1 3Poswalk J0/30/2Closed$12.00T R  11:30 AM-12:50 PM LA400
 101141319English Composition 1 3Riddell K0/28/0Closed$12.00T R  12:30 PM-01:50 PM LA310
 101141320English Composition 1 3Tucker C2/28/0Open$12.00T R  11:00 AM-12:20 PM LA310
 101141321English Composition 1 3Sosnoski S2/30/0Open$12.00M W  01:00 PM-02:20 PM LA410
 101141324English Composition 1 3Graski C3/30/0Open$12.00T R  08:30 AM-09:50 AM LA410
 101141325English Composition 1 3Thomson A R2/30/0Open$12.00T R  01:00 PM-02:20 PM LA460
 101141326English Composition 1 3Briggs B3/28/0Open$12.00T R  02:00 PM-03:20 PM LA310
 101141328English Composition 1 3Hays S1/30/0Open$12.00M W  01:30 PM-02:50 PM LA400
 101141330English Composition 1 3Hays S0/28/0Closed$12.00M W  11:30 AM-12:50 PM LA310
 101141331English Composition 1 3Shaw E3/30/0Open$12.00M W  12:00 PM-01:20 PM LA400
 101141333English Composition 1 3Shaw E8/30/0Open$12.00M W  02:30 PM-03:50 PM LA410
 101141334English Composition 1 3Poswalk J0/28/0Closed$12.00M W  02:30 PM-03:50 PM LA300
 101141335English Composition 1 3Graski C16/30/0Open$12.00T R  03:00 PM-04:20 PM LA410
 101141336English Composition 1 3Harden A2/28/0Open$12.00T R  02:30 PM-03:50 PM LA300
 101141339English Composition 1 3Thomson A R1/30/0Open$12.00F  09:00 AM-11:54 AM LA400
 101141342English Composition 1 3Sosnoski S0/30/0Closed$12.00M W  08:30 AM-09:50 AM LA460
 101141347English Composition 1 3Berg S22/30/0Open$12.00M W  08:00 AM-09:20 AM LA465
 101141363English Composition 1 3Dolgin S8/30/0Open$12.00R  06:00 PM-08:54 PM LA460
 101141364English Composition 1 3Thomson A R14/30/0Open$12.00W  06:00 PM-08:54 PM LA400
 101141400English Composition 1 3Berg S0/30/0Closed$12.00T R  10:00 AM-11:20 AM LA465
 101142956English Composition 1Online3Maheshwari A4/30/0Open$12.00 
 101142968English Composition 1Online3Maheshwari A2/30/0Open$12.00 
 101142988English Composition 1Online3Maheshwari A7/30/0Open$12.00 
 101142989English Composition 1Online3Maheshwari A1/30/0Open$12.00 
 101148632English Composition 1 3Williams K18/30/0Open$22.00T  02:00 PM-04:54 PM LA340
 101148660English Composition 1 3Dolgin S13/30/0Open$22.00T  06:00 PM-08:54 PM LA340
 101246246English Composition 1 3Erskine S20/30/0Open$12.00W  01:00 PM-03:54 PM RC690
 101246282English Composition 1 3Riddell K11/30/0Open$12.00R  05:00 PM-07:54 PM RC660

Fall; 2019; ENGLISH; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 09/09/2019

 101141359English Composition 1 3Graski C13/30/0Open$12.00M  06:30 PM-09:24 PM LA460
 101246237English Composition 1 3Tucker C11/30/0Open$12.00M  11:00 AM-01:54 PM RC685

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