ENGL-120- COLLEGE COMPOSITION AND READING

Traditional freshman composition course. Students will study the elements and principles of composition through the practice of writing narrative and expository essays and a research paper. Utilizing word processing in the computer lab, revision is stressed as a means of achieving effective skills in writing. Assigned readings stimulate critical thinking and effective writing. Emphasis on using outside sources and documenting them according to MLA format.

AA/AS GE, CSU, CSU GE, IGETC, UC

(CAN ENGL 2; CAN ENGL SEQ A = ENGL 120+122)

Prerequisite: ENGL 110 or equivalent with a grade of “C” or better or “Pass”
Corequisite: None
Recommended Preparation: None
3 Units 3 hours lecture, 1 hour laboratory