Tompkins Cortland Community College

ENGL098 - Accelerated Writing Skills for ENGL 100


This course is designed as a writing workshop class supporting students who have placed into ENGL 099 but are also concurrently enrolled in ENGL 100. Students will develop the writing skills essential for success in ENGL 100, including writing about readings, essay structure, paragraph development, grammatical precision, and the essentials of punctuation. Students must receive at least a ā€œCā€ grade to pass. This course is not intended for non-native speakers of English who have yet to complete ESL classes. This is a non-credit course that may not be applied toward any degree or certificate program, but it may be counted towards a full-time load for financial aid purposes. Prerequisites: Appropriate assessment score; prior completion or concurrent enrollment in RDNG 116 if required by placement testing. Instructor permission required. Co-requisite: ENGL 100. 3 Equiv. Cr. (3 Lec.) Fall and spring semesters.