ENGL 105  - Intensive Composition

ENGL 105 INTENSIVE COMPOSITION (4)

Five lecture hours per week plus one lab hour per week by arrangement. WRITING PREREQUISITE: ENGL 836 or ENGL 846, or ESOL 400 with a grade of C or better, or eligibility for ENGL 100 on approved college placement tests and other measures as necessary. READING PREREQUISITE: READ 836 with Credit or a grade of C or better, or ENGL 846 with a grade of C or better, or ESOL 400 with a grade of C or better, or eligibility for 400-level Reading courses on approved college reading placement test, and other measures as necessary.

Designed to help the student recognize and critically evaluate important ideas in short and book length texts and express facts and thought logically and gracefully in clear and correct prose. Extra class hours are devoted to specific reading and writing problems. Students will write critical expository essays dealing with a variety of ideas at a skill level appropriate to a transfer level college course with intensive instruction in the three major components of effective writing: sentence, paragraph, and essay. Course transfers as ENGL 100 to other institutions and is taken in lieu of ENGL 100 by students needing additional writing practice. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (A2, 3). (CAN ENGL 2.)

 

Skyline College Department: English Number of Units: 4
This description is for the Fall 2010 term


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