ENGL 101 - College Composition and Research

Approval Status


Date Reviewed

March 2022

This composition course enables students to generate logical, coherent essays and reports necessary for academic and professional success. Students become proficient
in research techniques, and learn critical reading and thinking skills through expository and persuasive reading selections before applying these skills to creating original essays and a final research paper. The lab component of the course is designed to assist students in improving and refining their writing and language skills: Students complete lab activities that enhance their ability to compose logical, well-supported arguments that exhibit grammatical fluency and correct citation styles. Students meet with composition instructors through individual conferences that address students’ specific writing concerns. This course is designed for students who wish to fulfill the general education requirement for Written Communication.

Course Type

Lower Division