Course designed to help the student recognize and critically evaluate important ideas
in short- and book-length texts, and express facts and thought logically and gracefully
in clear and correct prose. Students write critical expository essays dealing with
a variety of ideas at a skill level appropriate to a college transfer-level class.
Letter Grade Only
- Lecture hours/semester: 80-90
- Homework hours/semester: 160-180
Prerequisites: ENGL 836 and READ 836 or ENGL 847 or ESL 400 or eligibility for ENGL 100 or 105 on
the College Placement Test or other multiple measures assessment.
AA/AS Degree Requirements:Area A2
(CSU GE Area A2), UC (IGETC Area 1A)