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2022-23 Catalog 
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ENGL& 101 - English Composition I

5 credits

Placement in ENGL& 101, or a grade of “C” or better in ENGL 095 , or instructor permission.

ENGL& 101 focuses on strategies for reading and thinking critically to write logically developed college-level texts.  ENGL& 101 covers rhetorical principles and the development of evidence-backed expository and argumentative texts. Students engage in a writing process to produce compositions that demonstrate audience awareness and use appropriate writing conventions. 5 theory hours.

Theory Hours
5 theory hours.

Course Outcomes
Upon completing English 101, students will be able to:

  • Develop and use strategies to comprehend the content and context of college-level reading materials and to evaluate the quality and appropriateness of those materials for a given setting or audience (rhetorical situation).
  • Use rhetorical knowledge (audience, purpose, etc.) to make conscious choices when analyzing, organizing, and composing texts
  • Identify information needs and locate, analyze, critically evaluate, integrate, and appropriately attribute information sources
  • Engage and reflect upon a composing process that includes prewriting, drafting, participating in a feedback process, revising, and editing

Satisfies writing skills requirement for the AA degree.

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