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ENGL 836 – Writing Development (CRN: 93645) at Cañada College for Fall 2017

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ENGL 836 Writing Development

Learn to plan, organize, compose and revise a college-level essay. Write text-based essays, and develop the ability to express ideas logically with detailed support. Review mechanics, grammar, and MLA documentation style. Develop the composition skills necessary to meet standards for entrance to English 100.

Units: 4
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 64-72
  • Homework hours/semester: 128-144
Prerequisites: Successful completion of, ENGL 827 or ENGL 826 and READ 826, or Eligibility for ENGL 847; or ENGL 836 and READ 836 or ESL 400 based on scores on approved Cañada College assessment instruments (placement tests with multiple measures assessment), or successful completion of coursework at other colleges/universities equivalent to ENGL 826 and READ 826;
Corequisites: Concurrent enrollment in, ENGL 849

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Department: English

Number of Units: 4

Corequisite(s): ENGL 836 A1 is linked with CRN 93648: ENGL 849 OAA. When you enroll in a linked section you must enroll in the companion course(s).


Most English, Literature and Reading courses have prerequisites that are listed as part of the course description. You can meet the prerequisite by taking the designated class or by achieving a certain score on the English placement test. If it is unclear that you have met the prerequisite for the class in which you wish to enroll you might be blocked by the system. For more information about how prerequisites work please visit us at the college website: www.

To inquire about placement tests and the assessment process please visit us here: www. You may also contact the Cañada College Counseling Office (located in Building 9, Room 139) at (650) 306-3452 for assistance.

Fee Description Type Amount
Mat'ls Fee CAN English Flat Fee $1
AA - Lecture and/or Discussion
Meeting Date: 08/16-12/06
Meeting Time: 10:10am-12:00pm
Days: M, W
Building: 13 Room: 0210
Instructor: Salumeh Eslamieh
Critical Dates for this Course Date
Last day to add class August 29, 2017
Last day to drop with a refund August 29, 2017
Last day to drop without a "W" September 4, 2017
Last day to drop with a "W" November 15, 2017
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