English-Basic Writing (ENGC)

ENGC 090 College Preparatory Reading and Composition3 Credits

This course uses whole language to develop proficiency in reading and writing for college. Emphasis is placed on applying analytic and critical reading skills in a variety of texts and on introducing the writing process. Upon completion, students should be able to recognize and use various patterns of text organization and compose effective paragraphs and essays. This course integrates ENGL 060/ENGL 090 and READ 060/READ 090. Successful completion of this course will prepare students to take college level essential learning courses in conjunction with a co-requisite reading/writing studio (READ 092/ENGC 092).

ENGC 092 Writing Studio1 Credit

This course is designed to offer supplemental support for students in ENGL 111 and writing intensive courses across the disciplines. This is a corequisite with ENGL 111 or social science 100 discipline strands for students with Accuplacer scores requiring enrollment.

ENGC 094 Reading & Writing Essentials2 Credits

Introduction to critical thinking as students explore reading and writing for specific purposes and audiences. Students develop skills required for college-level writing while applying strategies for improving comprehension, developing vocabulary, and increasing speed for reading college textbooks. Successful completion of this course will prepare students for college-level general education courses with a corequisite reading/writing studio.

Corequisites: ENGC 090.

ENGC 096 Topics:1-4 Credits

Course may be taken multiple times up to maximum of 15 credit hours.