Dec 10, 2023  
2023-2024 Catalog 
    
2023-2024 Catalog

ENG 102 - English Composition II


Lecture Hours: 3 Credits: 3

Description: This is a (college transfer) course in which the following topics are presented: development of writing skills through logical organization, effective style, literary analysis and research. An introduction to literary genre is also included.

Prerequisite(s): Take ENG 101  with a minimum grade of C.
Course Topics:
  • Elements of Short Fiction, Poetry, and Drama
  • Analysis of Literary Works
  • Thesis Statements
  • Primary Sources
  • Secondary Sources
  • Literary Research (MLA)
  • Document Design (MLA)
  • Standard English Usage

Textbooks:
Textbook information can be found on the Book Inn website
Required Materials:
  • Access to a computer with Windows 2000 or newer
  • Capability of formatting documents in Word or RTF.
  • Internet access.

Grading System:
An overall grade of C or higher is required for transferability.

A =  90 - 100
B =   80 - 89
C =   70 - 79
D =   60 - 69
F =     0 - 59


Student Learning Outcomes:
  1. Define and apply the literary elements of short fiction, poetry, and drama.
  2. Analyze works of literature and present those analyses.
  3. Defend a thesis with relevant evidence from the primary source.
  4. Evaluate secondary source material.
  5. Write a literary research paper in MLA format.
  6. Compose writings with a minimum of grammatical, mechanical, including spelling, and punctuation errors.

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2023-2024