2023-2025 Catalog

ENGL 101 English Composition I

Introduces and develops evidence-based, college-level writing skills. Designed to improve critical thinking, reading, and writing proficiencies through the use of strategies for turning personal experience, observations, and analyses into evidence appropriate for academic writing. Emphasizes composition of short, focused, concretely-developed academic papers. Prerequisite ENGL 100 or placement test. (CS)




  1. Demonstrate Standard English mechanics and grammar in creating texts.
  2. Demonstrate academic research skills.
  3. Show evidence of critical reading, thinking, and writing through the application of social discourse concepts and persuasive writing.