Spring 2018 Class Schedule (ARC)

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ENGWR 101    College Writing    4 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 50 or 51 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This course focuses on the connections between critical thinking, writing, and reading that are necessary for the independent development of essays in ENGWR 300 and other transfer-level courses. It emphasizes writing in response to various reading selections, including at least one full-length work. The essay writing process includes prewriting, thesis development and organization of ideas, drafting of essays, and revision. The course also requires outside research and includes an introduction to basic formatting and referencing of sources using MLA-style documentation. Written final drafts totaling at least 4,500 words are required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16
TTh       01:00PM-03:05PM LEC B.Laughton           Off Campus McClellan 220 12356 

ENGWR 300    College Composition    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 101 or 102 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement through the assessment process.
Advisory: Concurrent enrollment in ENGRD 310 or 312.
General Education: AA/AS Area II(a); CSU Area A2; IGETC Area 1A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course emphasizes writing and includes reading, research, and critical thinking skills essential for successful completion of a college degree. It covers writing assignments, including expository and argumentative essays (6,000 words minimum for course) using MLA documentation and format. It also includes reading assignments selected from a variety of transfer-level texts of substantial length. This course is not open to students who have successfully completed ENGWR 480. (C-ID ENGL 100; Competency: Writing)

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 13-Mar 12
MW        06:00PM-09:10PM LEC B.Laughton           Off Campus McClellan 100 19464 

ENGWR 301    College Composition and Literature    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 300 or 480 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b); CSU Area A3; IGETC Area 1B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course offers study of literary texts, with emphasis on analytical reading and writing. It covers principles of argument and analysis, such as reasoning inductively and deductively. Assigned texts include novels, short stories, poems, plays or films, and literary criticism. Essays written for the course (6,000 words minimum) generalize from the texts to present carefully reasoned arguments. At least one essay includes citations from secondary sources, documented according to current MLA format. Not open to students who have successfully completed ENGWR 481. (C-ID ENGL 120)

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 13-May 10
MW        06:00PM-09:10PM LEC B.Laughton           Off Campus McClellan 100 10943 

Spring 2018 Class Schedule

Updated: December 12, 2017