ENG* 086 Fundamentals of Writing 3
This course provides fundamental skills for writing essays, concentrating on the development of coherent paragraphs and on organizing the paragraphs into larger structures. The course also covers grammar, punctuation, and other key aspects of writing effective sentences. In addition, students read, write, and respond to published texts and those of their peers. ENG* 086 is required of students whose Basic Skills Assessment indicates that developing their writing skills would enhance their chances for success in college. Upon completion of the course with a C or better, the student will advance to ENG* 093. Credit for ENG* 086 does not apply toward a degree or certificate.
Prerequisite: Placement at the ENG* 086 level on the Basic Skills Assessment. ENG* 073 if required by placement test may be taken first or concurrently.