English - Fundamentals of Writing

Course Code
ENGL 099  Credits
Title Fundamentals of Writing 
Course Outline Course Outline 
Description ENGL 099 is an introductory composition course designed to prepare students for the 1A, Written Communication course. Students will study grammar, standard English usage, and rhetorical techniques and strategies. This course emphasizes sentence structure, paragraph development, and organizing and developing the short essay. There is also a strong focus upon reading and analysis of expository essays and other short, mostly non-fiction, works. Students placed into ENGL 099 must attain a passing grade in the course before enrolling in the required 1A, Written Communication course. ENGL 099 carries only credit toward semester load.