ENGL 836  - Writing Development at Cañada College for Spring 2013 (CRN :  38877)


The San Mateo County Community College District has established a procedure for enforcing the prerequisites for English 836, Writing Development and English 100, Reading and Composition, English 110, Literature and Composition, and English 165, Advanced Composition via a computerized prerequisite checking system. If you have not met the stated prerequisite for ENGL 836, ENGL 100, ENGL 110, or ENGL 165 you are blocked from enrolling in the course. If you believe you have met the prerequisite, review the information on the College Web site: www. canadacollege.net/admissions/prereqs.html. You may also contact the Cañada College Counseling Office, phone 650 306-3452, Building 9, Room 120 for assistance. Please note that ALL prerequisites, in addition to those for English 836, 100, 110, 165 continue to be enforced.

A Cañada College English Placement Test or ESL Placement Test is required for enrollment in English and English for non-native speakers (ESL) courses. For more information about circumstances that may exempt a student from the placement test requirements see the section under Matriculation and Placement Test information.


Units (Letter grade) 4; Class Hours: Minimum of 64 lecture hours/semester; Prerequisite(s): Successful completion of ENGL 827 or ENGL 826 and READ 826, or Eligibility for ENGL 847; or READ 836, and ENGL 836 or ESL 400 based on scores on approved CaƱada 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; Corequisite(s): Concurrent enrollment in ENGL 849.

Description: 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. Successful completion of BOTH English 836 and Reading 836 is required for entrance into English 100.

*Use the Office of Matriculation to approve course work completed at other colleges/universities to meet the prerequisite.

Cañada College MAP                          Department: English                          Number of Units: 4       

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Corequisite(s): ENGL 836 AD is linked with CRN 43728: ENGL 849 OAD. When you enroll in a linked section you must enroll in the companion course(s).

Section Information as of Saturday, August 29th 2015 - 09:54:27 am

ENGL 836 AD requires concurrent enrollment with CRN 43728: ENGL 849 OAD.

Instructor Meeting Date Meeting Time Days Building Room Section Session
McQuade,J 01/15-05/16 10:10am-12:00pm Tuesday Thursday 13 0210 AD Lecture and/or Discussion

Critical Dates for this Course
Last day to add class: 28-JAN-2013
Last day to drop with a refund: 28-JAN-2013
Last day to drop without a "W": 03-FEB-2013
Last day to drop with a "W": 25-APR-2013

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