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Independent Learning

Independent Learning Courses

English

ENG 100 Introduction to College Writing(3.0 hours) Web
Prerequisite: Minimum score of 16 on English section of ACT or successful completion of 055 with a grade of
Emphasizes writing for a variety of rhetorical situations with attention to voice, audience and purpose. Provides practice in development, organization, revision and editing. Introduces research skills.16 lessons, 1 exam
Meets General Education Requirement: A-I Organization and Communication of Ideas, English Composition

ENG 200 Introduction to Literature(3.0 hours) Mail, Web
Prerequisite: ENG 100
Introductory study of fiction, poetry, and drama demonstrating techniques by which literary artists reflect human experience. Substantial student writing about literature will be required.16 lessons, 2 exams (midterm after lesson 8)
Meets General Education Requirement: B-I Humanities, Literature

ENG 300 Writing in the Disciplines(3.0 hours) Web
Prerequisite: ENG 100 and 200 or equivalent
Interdisciplinary writing course to be taken in the junior year. Students will read and write about challenging texts from a number of fields. Each student will produce a substantial research project appropriate to his or her chosen field.5 modules, 4 projects, no proctored exam
Meets General Education Requirement: A-I Organization and Communication of Ideas, English Composition

ENG 302 Language and Communication(3.0 hours) Web
Prerequisite: ENG 100
A course in English grammar and usage designed primarily for elementary education majors. Emphasis is given to sentence structure. Attention is also given to the nature of language, historical backgrounds, dialects, and standards of correctness.16 lessons, 2 projects, 2 exams

ENG 306 Business Writing(3.0 hours) Mail, Web
Prerequisite: ENG 100
Designed to meet the needs of students in business fields, this course teaches the preparation of written reports, case studies, and other forms of professional writing.15 lessons, 1 exam

ENG 390 Masterpieces(3.0 hours) Web
Prerequisite: ENG 200 Prerequisite or corequisite: ENG 300
Provides for familiarity with the better-known works of leading American authors. May be counted toward minor in writing but not toward English major or minor.16 lessons, 2 exams (Midterm and Final

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