English

Classes

ENGL 0090 : Learning Support English I

This course uses a modular approach to emphasize the rules of grammar, punctuation, capitalization, subject/verb agreement, correct verb forms, spelling, writing, and revising skills for basic paragraph development. Students progress at their own pace to master each module.

Credits

3

ENGL 1010 : Fundamentals of English I

Emphasizes the development and improvement of written and oral communication abilities. Topics include analysis of writing, applied grammar and writing skills, editing and proofreading skills, research skills, and oral communication skills.

Credits

3

Prerequisites

minimum ACCUPLACER Reading score of 55 and minimum ACCUPLACER Sentence Skills (Writing) of 60.

ENGL 1012 : Fundamentals of English II

Provides knowledge and application of written and oral communications found in the workplace. Topics include writing fundamentals and speaking fundamentals.

Credits

3

Prerequisites

ENGL 1010: Fundamentals of English.

ENGL 1101 : Composition and Rhetoric

Explores the analysis of literature and articles about issues in the humanities and in society. Students practice various modes of writing, ranging from exposition to argumentation and persuasion. The course includes a review of standard grammatical and stylistic usage in proofreading and editing. An introduction to library resources lays the foundation for research. Topics include writing analysis and practice, revision, and research. Students write a research paper using library resources and using a formatting and documentation style appropriate to the purpose and audience.

Credits

3

Prerequisites

minimum NextGen ACCUPLACER Reading score of 236 and minimum ACCUPLACER Sentence Skills (Writing) of 249.

ENGL 1102 : Literature and Composition

Emphasizes the students ability to read literature analytically and meaningfully and to communicate clearly. Students analyze the form and content of literature in historical and philosophical contexts. Topics include reading and analysis of fiction, poetry, and drama; research; and writing about literature.

Credits

3

Prerequisites

ENGL 2110 : World Literature

This course explores the history of the human experience through literature and writing across the cultures of the world. Surveys of important works across multiple genres of fiction and non-fiction as a reflection of cultural values. Explores themes from the ancient through modern era.

Credits

3

ENGL 2130 : American Literature

Emphasizes American literature as a reflection of culture and ideas. A survey of important works in American literature. Includes a variety of literary genres: short stories, poetry, drama, nonfiction, and novels. Topics include literature and culture, essential themes and ideas, literature and history, and research skills.

Credits

3

Prerequisites