ENGL 1A - College Composition

Approval Status


Date Reviewed

May 2022

This is an introductory course that offers instruction in expository and argumentative writing, appropriate and effective use of language, close reading, cogent thinking, research strategies, information literacy, and documentation. The course emphasizes critical reading and discussion of primarily non-fiction, college-level texts with emphasis on expository and argumentative prose. (CSU;UC)

4 Units/4 hours lecture. Grade Only. Prerequisite: Completion of ENGL 100B or higher (V8) OR Qualifying Test Score in English.

Course Type

Lower Division