English 1101 is the first course of the two-course composition sequence offered at College of DuPage. This course will develop your analytical reading and writing so that you are successful at the kinds of writing expected in academic and professional communities.
Prior to enrollment, student must have a satisfactory score on the English Composition and Reading Competency placement tests. For more information view Placement Testing at the Testing Center website.
There are five units in this class. The first unit contains some introductory exercises, and four units will ask you to create scenarios, which will lead to a writing assignment. Each of these four units will provide a variety of exercises to help you focus your topic, devise an organization plan, engage in peer review, and revise your essay so that it is as effective as possible.
Students interested in English 1101 online will need access to a computer with Internet capabilities. For further information about computer experience and equipment requirements, students should consult the C.O.D. Online web pages.