ENG 101

English Composition 1

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.)

  • Satisfactory high school English background or
  • ENG 55 with a minimum grade of 2.0.

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

  No of Weeks   Begins   
 CourseSectionCourse TitleModeCredit HoursInstructorsFeeSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusDays-Time-Room

ENGLISH; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 01/12/2015

 101112371English Composition 1 Online3Addi O$30.0017/30/0Open
 101112967English Composition 1 Online3Harris M$30.000/30/0Closed
 101118607English Composition 1 3Harris M$10.004/30/0Open
T R 10:00AM-01:10PMLA340

ENGLISH; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 03/16/2015

 101112721English Composition 1 Online3Schuett F$30.0017/30/0Open
 101112737English Composition 1 Online3Hays S$30.0024/30/0Open
 101112738English Composition 1 Online3Hays S$30.0029/30/0Open
 101112743English Composition 1 Online3Scott M$30.0026/30/0Open

ENGLISH; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 02/02/2015

 101111308English Composition 1 3Van Hellemont S 8/30/0Open
M W 02:30PM-04:10PMLA410
 101111310English Composition 1 3Bell C 11/30/0Open
M W 02:00PM-03:40PMLA465
 101111349English Composition 1 3Harden A 18/28/0Open
T R 08:00AM-09:40AMLA310
 101112396English Composition 1 Online3Ditouras H$30.0023/30/0Open
 101112747English Composition 1 Online3Ditouras H$30.0022/30/0Open

ENGLISH; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 01/12/2015

 101017701English Composition 1 OE/OE3Maheshwari A$30.008/31/0Open
 101017786English Composition 1 OE/OE3Maheshwari A$30.0027/31/0Open
 101111304English Composition 1 3Barnes B 3/30/0Open
T R 08:00AM-09:20AMLA400
 101111305English Composition 1 3Woods R 0/28/0Closed
F 09:00AM-11:54AMLA310
 101111306English Composition 1 3Hunley E 0/28/1Closed
T R 11:30AM-12:50PMLA310
 101111309English Composition 1 3Rybicka E 0/30/3Closed
T R 10:00AM-11:20AMLA470
 101111311English Composition 1 3Goncharoff D 0/30/0Closed
T R 08:30AM-09:50AMLA470
 101111313English Composition 1 3Kheder N 0/28/1Closed
M W 11:30AM-12:50PMLA310
 101111314English Composition 1 3Cronyn E 10/30/0Open
W 08:00AM-10:54AMLA460
 101111315English Composition 1 3Jannot Jr K 1/30/0Open
M W 11:30AM-12:50PMLA410
 101111316English Composition 1 3Shaw E 19/28/0Open
T R 08:00AM-09:20AMLA300
 101111318English Composition 1 3Van Hellemont S 9/28/0Open
F 09:00AM-11:54AMLA300
 101111322English Composition 1 3Hunley E 0/28/0Closed
T R 01:00PM-02:20PMLA300
 101111323English Composition 1 3Munro J 19/30/0Open
M W 02:30PM-03:50PMLA400
 101111324English Composition 1 3Chaudhery S 18/30/0Open
T R 01:00PM-02:20PMLA410
 101111325English Composition 1 3Simmons-Short I 7/28/0Open
M W 01:00PM-02:20PMLA310
 101111326English Composition 1 3Dolgin S 4/28/0Open
T 02:30PM-05:24PMLA300
 101111346English Composition 1 3Chaudhery S 16/30/0Open
T R 11:30AM-12:50PMLA470
 101111362English Composition 1 3Dolgin S 8/30/0Open
T 06:30PM-09:24PMLA460
 101111363English Composition 1 3Dolgin S 8/30/0Open
W 06:30PM-09:24PMLA460
 101111364English Composition 1 3Dolgin S 19/30/0Open
R 07:00PM-09:54PMLA400
 101112302English Composition 1 Online3Maheshwari A$30.000/30/0Closed
 101112365English Composition 1 Online3Chaudhery S$30.0015/30/0Open
 101112945English Composition 1 Online3Addi O$30.000/30/0Closed
 101112955English Composition 1 Online3Addi O$30.0015/30/0Open
 101112991English Composition 1 Online3Addi O$30.0025/30/0Open
 101118627English Composition 1 3Goncharoff D$10.002/30/0Open
M W 03:00PM-04:20PMLA340
 101216129English Composition 1 3Sosnoski S 16/30/0Open
F 09:00AM-11:54AMRC660
 101216130English Composition 1 3Cronyn E 21/30/0Open
S 09:00AM-11:54AMRC660
 101216132English Composition 1 3Cronyn E 18/30/0Open
W 02:00PM-04:54PMRC660
 101216135English Composition 1 3Cronyn E 13/30/0Open
T 01:00PM-03:54PMRC660
 101216180English Composition 1 3Poswalk J 24/30/0Open
R 06:00PM-08:54PMRC660
 101216185English Composition 1 3Zorn L 18/30/0Open
M 06:00PM-08:54PMRC670

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