ENGL 1101. English Composition 1 (3-0-3) A composition course focusing on skills required for effective writing in a variety of contexts, with emphasis on exposition, analysis, and argumentation, and also including introductory use of a variety of research skills. A grade of "C" or better is required in this course. (Course fee required.)
ENGL 1102. English Composition 2 (3-0-3) Prerequisite: ENGL 1101 with a grade of C or better. A composition course that develops writing skills beyond the levels of proficiency required by ENGL 1101, that emphasizes interpretation and evaluation, and that incorporates a variety of more advanced research methods. Course will include an information literacy component (instruction on documentation/plagiarism and information retrieval). If a student does not pass the documentation/plagiarism test (after repeated attempts) and/or does not submit a passing research paper, the highest grade the student can receive in the course is a D, regardless of the quality of other graded work. A grade of C or better is required in this course. (Course fee required.)
MATH 1113. Pre-Calculus (4-0-4) Prerequisite: MATH 1111 with a grade of "C" or better or an appropriate math placement score. This course is designed to prepare students for calculus, physics, and related technical subjects. Topics include algebraic and transcendental functions and an intensive study of trigonometric functions.