ENGC 1101

Freshman Composition (Grade of B or higher is required)

Prereq: ENGC 0900, (C or higher) and eligible for READ 1106, or eligible for ENGC 1101 and READ 1106

This course focuses on critical thinking and writing skills necessary in college and professional writing through text analyses and argument strategies.  Students 1) study the writer's purpose, audience, and rhetorical structure in a variety of genres and texts, 2) organize and develop clear, thesis-driven logical arguments in various personal and academic essays, 3) find sources, and synthesize and  document information in research-based academic essays, and 4) demonstrate proficient command of English writing conventions.

Credits: 4
Semesters: Fall, Spring
MnTC Goals: 1

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