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Course Description

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English - ENG 101

English Composition 1

3 Credit Hours
3 Lecture Hours

Course Description

This course teaches students to prepare and write a number of clear, well-developed essays using exposition and other rhetorical modes. This process assists students to build writing strategies and methodologies for college and professional writing.


(A requirement that must be completed before taking this course.)

  • ENG 55 with a minimum grade of 2.0 or minimum score of 18 ACT-English, 25 SAT-Writing and Language, 71 CPT-Sentence Skills or 250 NGA-Writing.

Course Competencies

Upon successful completion of the course, the student should be able to:

  • Analyze types of writing, audiences and purposes.
  • Apply prewriting strategies such as brainstorming, idea mapping and outlining to plan writing tasks.
  • Employ techniques, such as observing, recording, summarizing, analyzing, classifying, interpreting, comparing, defining, arguing and/or instructing for effective college-level writing.
  • Examine student and professional writing for rhetorical elements, strengths and weaknesses.
  • Write unified essays whose central ideas are expressed by clear thesis statements and topic sentences.
  • Provide support for thesis statements and topic sentences through the use of relevant details, examples, reasons, facts, data and quotations.
  • Demonstrate appropriate writing competencies in advancing, addressing and expressing ideas within academic disciplines.
  • Evaluate writing through revising, editing and proofreading effectively to achieve coherence and avoid grammatical errors.
  • Apply rules of standard grammar and usage to writing.

Course Schedule

 CourseSectionCourse TitleLocationCredit HoursInstructorsSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusFeeDays-Time-Room

Fall; 2021; ENGLISH; No of Weeks : 5; Begins : 08/30/2021

 101142945English Composition 1ONL3Simmons-Short I7/30/0Open$12.00 

Fall; 2021; ENGLISH; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 08/30/2021

 101141392English Composition 1MC3Thomson A R3/24/0Open$12.00M W  06:00 PM-09:10 PM LA410
 101142457English Composition 1ONL3Simmons-Short I3/30/0Open$12.00 

Fall; 2021; ENGLISH; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 10/26/2021

 101142455English Composition 1ONL3Maheshwari A5/30/0Open$12.00 
 101142470English Composition 1ONL3Maheshwari A6/30/0Open$12.00 
 101142477English Composition 1ONL3Maheshwari A3/30/0Open$12.00 

Fall; 2021; ENGLISH; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 09/21/2021

 101141301English Composition 1RMT3Maheshwari A2/30/0Open$12.00F  08:00 AM-11:38 AM WEBWEB
 101141302English Composition 1MC3Zorn L5/24/0Open$12.00M W  08:00 AM-09:46 AM LA410
 101141303English Composition 1RMT3Riddell K0/30/0Closed$12.00F  10:00 AM-01:38 PM WEBWEB
 101141304English Composition 1MC3Harden A1/24/0Open$12.00T R  08:00 AM-09:46 AM LA330
 101141305English Composition 1MC3Thomson A R2/24/0Open$12.00T R  08:00 AM-09:46 AM LA300
 101141306English Composition 1MC3Scott M0/24/0Closed$12.00M W  10:00 AM-11:46 AM LA310
 101141308English Composition 1MC3Zorn L2/24/0Open$12.00T R  10:00 AM-11:46 AM LA460
 101141309English Composition 1MC3Adamopoulos S2/24/0Open$12.00T R  09:00 AM-10:46 AM LA310
 101141310English Composition 1MC3Tucker C0/24/0Closed$12.00T R  09:30 AM-11:16 AM LA470
 101141311English Composition 1MC3Thomson A R1/24/0Open$12.00T R  10:00 AM-11:46 AM LA300
 101141313English Composition 1MC3Fundukian L1/24/0Open$12.00T R  09:00 AM-10:46 AM LA410
 101141314English Composition 1MC3Scott M3/24/0Open$12.00M W  12:00 PM-01:46 PM LA310
 101141316English Composition 1MC3Graski C0/24/0Closed$12.00M W  10:00 AM-11:46 AM LA400
 101141317English Composition 1MC3Barnes B1/24/0Open$12.00T R  11:30 AM-01:16 PM LA430
 101141322English Composition 1MC3Barnes B1/24/0Open$12.00T R  03:00 PM-04:46 PM LA470
 101141324English Composition 1MC3Barnes B0/24/0Closed$12.00T R  08:30 AM-10:16 AM LA405
 101141325English Composition 1MC3Berg S2/24/0Open$12.00T R  01:00 PM-02:46 PM LA460
 101141326English Composition 1RMT3Hunley E6/30/0Open$12.00T R  02:00 PM-03:46 PM WEBWEB
 101141328English Composition 1RMT3Spacil A3/30/0Open$12.00M W  02:00 PM-03:46 PM WEBWEB
 101141331English Composition 1MC3Tucker C0/24/0Closed$12.00M W  12:00 PM-01:46 PM LA400
 101141335English Composition 1MC3Adamopoulos S2/24/0Open$12.00T R  03:00 PM-04:46 PM LA410
 101141339English Composition 1MC3Thomson A R2/20/0Open$12.00F  09:00 AM-12:38 PM LA300
 101141342English Composition 1MC3Riddell K0/24/0Closed$12.00M W  08:30 AM-10:16 AM LA405
 101141343English Composition 1MC3Berg S4/24/0Open$12.00M W  01:00 PM-02:40 PM LA465
 101141348English Composition 1MC3Fundukian L4/24/0Open$12.00S  09:30 AM-01:08 PM LA200
 101141359English Composition 1MC3Tolen C3/24/0Open$12.00M  06:00 PM-09:38 PM LA200
 101141362English Composition 1MC3King A7/24/0Open$12.00T  06:00 PM-09:38 PM LA475
 101141400English Composition 1MC3Poswalk J2/24/0Open$12.00T R  09:00 AM-10:46 AM LA465
 101142349English Composition 1ONL3Maheshwari A6/30/0Open$12.00 
 101142750English Composition 1ONL3Maheshwari A4/30/0Open$12.00 
 101142758English Composition 1ONL3Maheshwari A5/30/0Open$12.00 
 101142956English Composition 1ONL3Kallas J4/20/0Open$12.00 
 101142969English Composition 1ONL3Hays S3/30/0Open$12.00 
 101142983English Composition 1ONL3Hunley E5/30/0Open$12.00 
 101148632English Composition 1MC3Thomson A R2/24/0Open$22.00T  02:00 PM-05:38 PM LA340

Fall; 2021; ENGLISH; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 08/30/2021

 101141319English Composition 1MC3Barnes B4/24/0Open$12.00T R  01:30 PM-02:56 PM LA430
 101141320English Composition 1MC3Rybicka E1/24/0Open$12.00T R  11:00 AM-12:26 PM LA310
 101141321English Composition 1MC3Poswalk J2/24/0Open$12.00M W  01:00 PM-02:26 PM LA410
 101141333English Composition 1MC3Harden A1/24/0Open$12.00M W  03:00 PM-04:26 PM LA410
 101142947English Composition 1ONL3Hays S2/30/0Open$12.00 
 101142968English Composition 1ONL3Simmons-Short I1/30/0Open$12.00 
 101142988English Composition 1ONL3Hays S1/30/0Open$12.00 
 101142989English Composition 1ONL3Hays S3/30/0Open$12.00 

Winter; 2022; ENGLISH; No of Weeks : 5; Begins : 01/10/2022

 101112967English Composition 1ONL3Maheshwari A27/30/0Open$12.00 

Winter; 2022; ENGLISH; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 01/10/2022

 101112371English Composition 1ONL3Simmons-Short I27/30/0Open$12.00 
 101118607English Composition 1MC3Harden A0/20/0Closed$12.00T R  10:00 AM-01:10 PM LA340

Winter; 2022; ENGLISH; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 03/14/2022

 101112721English Composition 1ONL3Simmons-Short I12/30/0Open$12.00 
 101112743English Composition 1ONL3Simmons-Short I26/30/0Open$12.00 
 101112797English Composition 1ONL3Hays S26/30/0Open$12.00 

Winter; 2022; ENGLISH; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 01/31/2022

 101111308English Composition 1MC3Williams K0/20/0Closed$12.00M W  02:30 PM-04:10 PM LA410
 101111310English Composition 1MC3Tucker C16/20/0Open$12.00M W  02:00 PM-03:40 PM LA465
 101111351English Composition 1MC3Fundukian L15/20/0Open$12.00M W  06:00 PM-07:40 PM LA410
 101112389English Composition 1ONL3Maheshwari A27/30/0Open$12.00 
 101112396English Composition 1ONL3Maheshwari A28/30/0Open$12.00 
 101112747English Composition 1ONL3Hays S3/30/0Open$12.00 
 101112778English Composition 1ONL3Maheshwari A27/30/0Open$12.00 

Winter; 2022; ENGLISH; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 01/10/2022

 101111303English Composition 1RMT3Maheshwari A0/30/1Closed$12.00F  09:00 AM-11:54 AM WEBWEB
 101111305English Composition 1MC3Adamopoulos S0/20/1Closed$12.00F  09:00 AM-11:54 AM LA310
 101111306English Composition 1MC3Poswalk J0/20/0Closed$12.00T R  11:30 AM-12:50 PM LA310
 101111309English Composition 1MC3Staff1/20/0Open$12.00T R  10:00 AM-11:20 AM LA470
 101111313English Composition 1MC3Williams K7/20/0Open$12.00M W  11:30 AM-12:50 PM LA310
 101111322English Composition 1MC3Tucker C13/20/0Open$12.00T R  01:00 PM-02:20 PM LA310
 101111323English Composition 1RMT3Maheshwari A17/30/0Open$12.00M W  09:00 AM-10:20 AM WEBWEB
 101111324English Composition 1MC3Barnes B16/20/0Open$12.00T R  12:30 PM-01:50 PM LA410
 101111326English Composition 1MC3Thomson A R12/20/0Open$12.00T  02:30 PM-05:24 PM LA310
 101111362English Composition 1RMT3Maheshwari A15/30/0Open$12.00R  06:30 PM-09:24 PM WEBWEB
 101111363English Composition 1MC3Poswalk J13/20/0Open$12.00W  06:30 PM-09:24 PM LA460
 101112302English Composition 1ONL3Simmons-Short I0/30/4Closed$12.00 
 101112365English Composition 1ONL3Hays S10/30/0Open$12.00 
 101112491English Composition 1ONL3Hays S20/30/0Open$12.00 
 101112945English Composition 1ONL3Maheshwari A2/30/0Open$12.00 
 101112955English Composition 1ONL3Maheshwari A27/30/0Open$12.00 
 101117114English Composition 1MC3Berg S8/28/0Open$12.00M W  09:00 AM-10:20 AM LA330
 101117115English Composition 1MC3Berg S14/28/0Open$12.00M W  09:00 AM-10:20 AM LA330
 101117131English Composition 1MC3Thomson A R12/30/0Open$12.00T R  08:00 AM-09:20 AM LA400
 101117132English Composition 1MC3Thomson A R15/30/0Open$12.00T R  08:00 AM-09:20 AM LA400

Key: Day of the Week

  • T = Tuesday
  • R = Thursday
  • S = Saturday
  • X = Sunday