ENG 070

Course Description

Basic Writing

ENG 070 is for students who have placed into the course by exam or completed ELL 055 (ES 1205) and ELL 075 (ES 3115).  This course includes paragraph development, sentence skills, grammar and mechanics, developing ideas and writing and rewriting short essays with special attention to those areas that cause problems for non-native speakers of English in preparation for ENG 101.  During the semester, students will learn to use a computer to word process their work.  This course is equivalent to ENG 071, and all students must pass ENG 070 with a grade of C- or greater to enroll in ENG 101.  Credits earned in ENG 070 will not apply to a MCC degree or certificate program.  Note:  This course satisfies the Computer Literacy Intensive Value