ENC 1101  Composition I credits: 3

This course is designed to develop composition skills. It emphasizes the selection and restriction of topics; organization and development of the multi-paragraph essay; critical reading of texts; and practice in information retrieval from sources, including digital content. It also offers the student opportunities to improve proficiency with sentence structure, diction, and mechanics. Selected writing samples are examined as models of form and as sources of ideas for the student's own writing. Conferences provide individual instruction. Sections of computer-assisted and individualized instruction are offered. This course partially satisfies the writing requirements outlined in the General Education Requirements. (Note: Credit is only given for ENC 1101 or ENC 1121H or IDS 1106. Study Abroad opportunities may apply to this course http://www.spcollege.edu/studyabroad/).

Prerequisite: (ENC 0025 and Pre or Corequisite: REA 0017 with a minimum grade of C) or Prerequisite: EAP 1695 with a minimum grade of C or (ENC 0056 and Pre or Corequisite: REA 0056 with a minimum grade of C) or Prerequisite: ENC 0027 with a minimum grade of C or appropriate score on the college placement test