Basic Writing
4 Credit Hours

Course Description

This course will help students develop their grammar skills based on their individual needs in order to prepare them for ENG-105. More comprehensive than Elements of Writing, Fundamentals of Writing will also help students learn and improve their basic writing, research, and documentation skills with an emphasis of sentence, paragraph, and essay development. Also, covered in class are basic study and reading skills, time management techniques, job-seeking skills, and an introduction to library skills. The course wraps up with a POST-COMPASS or equivalence exam. This course does not meet graduation credit requirements for certificate, diploma, general studies, or associates degree programs.

Instructor: Marci Swank

E-mail: swank@iowacentral.edu