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Effective Fall 2017. Previous descriptions may have had different requirements. Have questions? See an advisor.
WRT070A Developmental Writing: Module A Credit Hours: 1.00
Development of fundamental writing skills. Includes writing processes and sentence development and structure.
Prerequisite(s): Required score on Writing assessment.
Course Corequisites:
Information: WRT 070A, 070B, and 070C together constitute WRT 070. A student may concurrently enroll in WRT 070A, 070B, and 070C. Equivalent to WRT 075A.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT070AL Developmental English Composition w/ Individualized Instruct Credit Hours: 4.00
Development of fundamental writing skills. Includes writing processes, sentence development, and structure. Also includes individualized instruction to increase academic and college readiness.
Prerequisite(s): Required score on writing assessment.
Course Corequisites:
Information: Equivalent to WRT 070. This course incorporates a component of comprehensive skill development in an effort to increase college readiness. This course is appropriate for students needing additional support.
Offered: May not be offered this year, check class schedule.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
WRT070B Developmental English Composition: Module B Credit Hours: 1.00
Development of fundamental writing skills. Includes intermediate sentence development, structure and written works.
Prerequisite(s): With a C or better: WRT 070A or concurrent enrollment.
Course Corequisites:
Information: WRT 070A, 070B, and 070C together constitute WRT 070. A student may concurrently enroll in WRT 070A, 070B, and 070C. Equivalent to WRT 075B.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT070C Developmental Writing: Module C Credit Hours: 1.00
Development of fundamental writing skills. Includes advanced sentence development, structure and written works.
Prerequisite(s): With a C or better: WRT 070B or concurrent enrollment.
Course Corequisites:
Information: WRT 070A, 070B, and 070C together constitute WRT 070. A student may concurrently enroll in WRT 070A, 070B, and 070C. Equivalent to WRT 075C.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT070 Developmental Writing Credit Hours: 3.00
Development of fundamental writing skills. Includes writing processes and sentence development and structure.
Prerequisite(s): Required score on the Writing assessment.
Course Corequisites:
Information: WRT 070A, 070B, and 070C together constitute WRT 070. Equivalent to WRT 075.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT072 Sentence Patterns Credit Hours: 1.00
Review of various types of sentence structures. Includes variety of sentences, common grammar and sentence errors, punctuation, and short papers.
Prerequisite(s):
Course Corequisites:
Offered: Fall.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT073 Punctuation Credit Hours: 1.00
Review of punctuation mechanics. Includes rules of punctuation, punctuation mark usage, and written assignments.
Prerequisite(s):
Course Corequisites:
Offered: Fall.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT075A Developmental English Composition for Non-Native Speakers Credit Hours: 1.00
Development of fundamental writing skills for non-native speakers of English. Includes writing processes, beginning sentence development and structure, and written works.
Prerequisite(s): Required score on the Writing assessment.
Course Corequisites:
Information: WRT 075A, 075B, and 075C together constitute WRT 075. A student may concurrently enroll in WRT 075A, 075B, and 075C. Equivalent to WRT 070A.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT075B Developmental English Composition Non-Native Speakers:Mod B Credit Hours: 1.00
Development of fundamental writing skills for non-native speakers of English. Includes intermediate sentence development and structure and written works.
Prerequisite(s): With a C or better: WRT 075A or concurrent enrollment.
Course Corequisites:
Information: WRT 075A, 075B, and 075C together constitute WRT 075. A student may concurrently enroll in WRT 075A, 075B, and 075C. Equivalent to WRT 070B.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT075C Developmental English Composition Non-Native Speakers: Mod C Credit Hours: 1.00
Development of fundamental writing skills for non-native speakers of English. Includes advanced sentence development and structure and written works.
Prerequisite(s): With a C or better: WRT 075B or concurrent enrollment.
Course Corequisites:
Information: WRT 075A, 075B, and 075C together constitute WRT 075. A student may concurrently enroll in WRT 075A, 075B, and 075C. Equivalent to WRT 070C.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT075 Developmental English Composition for Non-Native Speakers Credit Hours: 3.00
Development of fundamental writing skills for non-native speakers of English. Includes writing processes, sentence development and structure, and written works.
Prerequisite(s): Required score on the Writing assessment.
Course Corequisites:
Information: WRT 075A, 075B, and 075C together constitute WRT 075. Equivalent to WRT 070.
Offered: May not be offered this year, check class schedule.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
WRT090A English Composition Fundamentals: Module A Credit Hours: 1.00
Introduction to academic writing. Includes basic, beginning practice in employing critical thinking skills, practicing multiple writing processes, using appropriate conventions in creating and revising texts, and analyzing and writing paragraphs and short essays.
Prerequisite(s): With a C or better: WRT 070 or 075 or ESL 088WG or ICS 079 with a B or better, or required score on the Writing assessment.
Course Corequisites:
Information: WRT 090A, 090B, and 090C together constitute WRT 090. A student may concurrently enroll in WRT 090A, 090B, and 090C. Equivalent to WRT 096A.
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT090B English Composition Fundamentals: Module B Credit Hours: 1.00
Introduction to academic writing. Includes basic intermediate practice in employing critical thinking skills, practicing multiple writing processes, using appropriate conventions in creating and revising texts, and analyzing and writing short essays.
Prerequisite(s): With a C or better: WRT 090A or concurrent enrollment.
Course Corequisites:
Information: WRT 090A, 090B, and 090C together constitute WRT 090. A student may concurrently enroll in WRT 090A, 090B, and 090C. Equivalent to WRT 096B.
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT090C English Composition Fundamentals: Module C Credit Hours: 1.00
Introduction to academic writing. Includes basic advanced practice in employing critical thinking skills, practicing multiple writing processes, using appropriate conventions in creating and revising texts, composing using appropriate technology, and analyzing and writing short essays.
Prerequisite(s): With a C or better: WRT 090B or concurrent enrollment.
Course Corequisites:
Information: WRT 090A, 090B, and 090C together constitute WRT 090. A student may concurrently enroll in WRT 090A, 090B, and 090C. Equivalent to WRT 096C.
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT090P English Composition Fundamentals Plus Credit Hours: 4.00
Development of fundamental writing skills and introduction to academic writing. Includes basic practice in employing critical thinking skills, practicing multiple writing processes, using appropriate conventions in creating and revising texts, composing using appropriate technology, and analyzing and writing paragraphs and short essays.
Prerequisite(s): ICS 079 with a C or better or placement into WRT 070 on the Writing assessment.
Course Corequisites:
Information: WRT 090PA, 090PB, 090PC, and 090PD together constitute WRT 090P. Equivalent to WRT 096P.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT090PA English Composition Fundamentals Plus: Module A Credit Hours: 1.00
Development of fundamental writing skills and introduction to academic writing. Includes basic practice in multiple writing processes, using appropriate conventions in creating and revising texts, and analyzing and writing paragraphs.
Prerequisite(s): ICS 079 with a C or better or placement into WRT 070 on the Writing assessment.
Course Corequisites:
Information: WRT 090PA, 090PB, 090PC, 090PD together constitute WRT 090P. Equivalent to WRT 096PA.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT090PB Writing Fundamentals Plus: Module B Credit Hours: 1.00
Development of fundamental writing skills and introduction to academic writing. Includes basic practice in employing critical thinking skills, practicing multiple writing processes, using appropriate conventions in creating and revising texts, composing using appropriate technology, and analyzing and writing paragraphs.
Prerequisite(s): WRT 090PA or concurrent enrollment.
Course Corequisites:
Information: WRT 090PA, 090PB, 090PC, 090PD together constitute WRT 090P. Equivalent to WRT 096PB.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT090PC English Composition Fundamentals Plus: Module C Credit Hours: 1.00
Development of fundamental writing skills and introduction to academic writing. Includes basic practice in employing critical thinking skills, practicing multiple writing processes, using appropriate conventions in creating and revising texts, composing using appropriate technology, and analyzing and writing paragraphs and short essays.
Prerequisite(s): WRT 090PB or concurrent enrollment.
Course Corequisites:
Information: WRT 090PA, 090PB, 090PC, 090PD together constitute WRT 090P. Equivalent to WRT 096PC.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT090PD English Composition Fundamentals Plus: Module D Credit Hours: 1.00
Development of fundamental writing skills and introduction to academic writing. Includes basic practice in employing critical thinking skills, practicing multiple writing processes, using appropriate conventions in creating and revising texts, composing using appropriate technology, and analyzing and writing paragraphs and short essays.
Prerequisite(s): WRT 090PC or concurrent enrollment.
Course Corequisites:
Information: WRT 090PA, 090PB, 090PC, 090PD together constitute WRT 090P. Equivalent to WRT 096PD.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT090R Integrated English Composition and Reading Fundamentals Credit Hours: 6.00
Integrated writing and reading skills. Includes basic practice in employing critical thinking skills, practicing multiple writing processes, using appropriate conventions in creating and revising texts, composing texts using appropriate technology, and analyzing and creating paragraphs and short essays. Also includes vocabulary, comprehension, study strategies, metacognition, information literacy, and a community of readers.
Prerequisite(s): Requires both Reading and Writing prerequisites. Reading: With a C or better: ESL 088RV, or REA 081, or required score on the Reading assessment. Writing: With a C or better: WRT 070, or 0075, 0r ESL 088WG, or ICS 079 with a B or better, or required score on the Writing assessment.
Course Corequisites:
Information: This course fulfills REA 091 and WRT 090.
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT090S English Composition Fundamentals Credit Hours: 4.00
Introduction to academic writing. Includes basic practice in employing critical thinking skills, practicing multiple writing processes, using appropriate conventions in creating and revising texts, composing using appropriate technology, and analyzing and writing paragraphs and short essays. Integrates an intensive studio component that includes specific strategies designed to improve student performance and success.
Prerequisite(s): ICS 079 with a C or better or placement into WRT 070 on the writing assessment.
Course Corequisites:
Information: Equivalent to WRT 090. For students who assess into WRT 070 but believe that with additional studio instruction they can successfully complete WRT 090.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT090 Writing Fundamentals Credit Hours: 3.00
Introduction to academic writing. Includes basic practice in employing critical thinking skills, practicing multiple writing processes, using appropriate conventions in creating and revising texts, composing using appropriate technology, and analyzing and writing paragraphs and short essays.
Prerequisite(s): With a C or better: WRT 070, or 075, or ESL 088WG; or ICS 079 with a B or better, or required score on the Writing assessment.
Course Corequisites:
Information: WRT 090A, 090B, and 090C together constitute WRT 090. Equivalent to WRT 096.
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT096A Writing Fundamentals for Non-Native Speakers of Eng: Mod A Credit Hours: 1.00
Introduction to academic writing. Includes basic, beginning practice in employing critical thinking skills, practicing multiple writing processes, using appropriate conventions in creating and revising texts, and analyzing and writing paragraphs and short essays.
Prerequisite(s): With a grade of C or better: ESL 088WG or WRT 070 or 075, or required score on the Writing assessment.
Course Corequisites:
Information: WRT 096A, 096B, and 096C together constitute WRT 096. A student may concurrently enroll in WRT 096A, 096B, and 096C. Equivalent to WRT 090A.
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT096B English Composition Fundamentals for Non-Native Speakers: B Credit Hours: 1.00
Introduction to academic writing. Includes basic intermediate practice in employing critical thinking skills, practicing multiple writing processes, using appropriate conventions in creating and revising texts, and analyzing and writing short essays.
Prerequisite(s): With a C or better: WRT 096A or concurrent enrollment.
Course Corequisites:
Information: WRT 096A, 096B, and 096C together constitute WRT 096. A student may concurrently enroll in WRT096A, 096B, and 096C. Equivalent to WRT 090B.
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT096C English Composition for Non-Native Speakers of Eng: Mod C Credit Hours: 1.00
Introduction to academic writing. Includes basic advanced practice in employing critical thinking skills, practicing multiple writing processes, using appropriate conventions in creating and revising texts, composing using appropriate technology, and analyzing and writing short essays.
Prerequisite(s): With a C or better: WRT 096 B or concurrent enrollment.
Course Corequisites:
Information: WRT 096A, 096B, and 096C together constitute WRT 096. A student may concurrently enroll in WRT 096A, 096B, and 096C. Equivalent to WRT 090C.
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT096P English Composition Fundamentals + for Non-Native Speakers Credit Hours: 4.00
Development of fundamental writing skills and introduction to academic writing. Includes basic practice in employing critical thinking skills, practicing multiple writing processes, using appropriate conventions in creating and revising texts, composing using appropriate technology, and analyzing and writing paragraphs and short essays.
Prerequisite(s): ICS 079 with a B or better or placement into WRT 070 on the Writing assessment.
Course Corequisites:
Information: WRT 096PA, 096PB, 096PC, 096PD together constitute WRT 096P. Equivalent to WRT 090P.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
WRT096PA English Composition Fundamentals + for Non-Native Speakers:A Credit Hours: 1.00
Development of fundamental writing skills and introduction to academic writing. Includes basic practice in multiple writing processes, using appropriate conventions in creating and revising texts, and analyzing and writing paragraphs.
Prerequisite(s): ICS 079 with a B or better or placement into WRT 070 on the Writing assessment.
Course Corequisites:
Information: WRT 096PA, 096PB, 096PC, 096PD together constitute WRT 096P. Equivalent to WRT 090PA.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT096PB English Composition Fundamentals + for Non-Native Speakers:B Credit Hours: 1.00
Development of fundamental writing skills and introduction to academic writing. Includes basic practice in employing critical thinking skills, practicing multiple writing processes, using appropriate conventions in creating and revising texts, composing using appropriate technology, and analyzing and writing paragraphs.
Prerequisite(s): WRT096PA with a C or better or concurrent enrollment.
Course Corequisites:
Information: WRT 096PA, 096PB, 096PC, 096PD together constitute WRT 096P. Equivalent to WRT 090PB.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT096PC English Composition Fundamentals + for Non-Native Speakers:C Credit Hours: 1.00
Development of fundamental writing skills and introduction to academic writing. Includes basic practice in employing critical thinking skills, practicing multiple writing processes, using appropriate conventions in creating and revising texts, composing using appropriate technology, and analyzing and writing paragraphs and short essays.
Prerequisite(s): WRT 096PB with a C or better or concurrent enrollment.
Course Corequisites:
Information: WRT 096PA, 096PB, 096PC, 096PD together constitute WRT 096P. Equivalent to WRT 090PC.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT096PD English Composition Fundamentals + for Non-Native Speakers:D Credit Hours: 1.00
Development of fundamental writing skills and introduction to academic writing. Includes basic practice in employing critical thinking skills, practicing multiple writing analyzing and writing paragraphs and short essays.
Prerequisite(s): WRT 096PC with a C or better or concurrent enrollment.
Course Corequisites:
Information: WRT 096PA, 096PB, 096PC, 096PD together constitute WRT 096P. Equivalent to WRT 090PD.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT096 English Composition Fundamentals for Non-Native Speakers Credit Hours: 3.00
Introduction to academic writing. Includes basic practice in employing critical thinking skills, practicing multiple writing processes, using appropriate conventions in creating and revising texts, composing using appropriate technology, and analyzing and writing paragraphs and short essays.
Prerequisite(s): With a C or better: WRT 070, or 075, or ESL 088WG; or ICS 079 with a B or better, or required score on the Writing assessment.
Course Corequisites:
Information: WRT 096A, 096B, and 096C together constitute WRT 096. Equivalent to WRT 090.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT101A English Composition I: Module A Credit Hours: 1.00
Principles and practices of college-level writing. Includes practicing multiple writing processes, using conventions in creating and revising texts, and writing college-level essays with an emphasis on argumentation.
Prerequisite(s): Requires both Reading and Writing prerequisites. With a C or better in REA 091 or concurrent enrollment, or placement into REA 112 AND with a C or better in WRT 090 or 090P or 090S or 096 or ESL 088WG, or placement into WRT 101. Or with a C or better in WRT 090R (meets both Reading and Writing prerequisites).
Course Corequisites:
Information: WRT 101A, 101B, and 101C together constitute WRT 101. A student may concurrently enroll in WRT 101A, 101B, and 101C. Equivalent to WRT 107A.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT101B English Composition I: Module B Credit Hours: 1.00
Principles and practices of college-level writing. Includes employing critical thinking skills, composing using appropriate technology, and writing college-level essays with an emphasis on argumentation.
Prerequisite(s): With a C or better: WRT 101A or concurrent enrollment.
Course Corequisites:
Information: WRT 101A, 101B, and 101C together constitute WRT 101. A student may concurrently enroll in WRT 101A, 101B, and 101C. Equivalent to WRT 107B.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT101C English Composition I: Module C Credit Hours: 1.00
Principles and practices of college-level writing. Includes using rhetorical principles in analyzing and creating texts and writing college-level essays with an emphasis on argumentation.
Prerequisite(s): With a C or better: WRT 101B or concurrent enrollment.
Course Corequisites:
Information: WRT 101A, 101B, and 101C together constitute WRT 101. A student may concurrently enroll in WRT 101A, 101B, and 101C. Equivalent to WRT 107C.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT101HC English Composition I: Honors SUN# ENG1101 Credit Hours: 3.00
Principles and practices of college-level writing. Includes using rhetorical principles in analyzing and creating texts, employing critical thinking skills, practicing multiple writing processes, using conventions in creating and revising texts, composing using appropriate technology, and writing college-level essays with an emphasis on argumentation. Also includes additional Honors content.
Prerequisite(s): Honors-level score on the Reading and Writing assessment test.
Course Corequisites:
Information: Must qualify for Honors program. Instructor or advisor/counselor approval may be required before registering for this course. Honors Content may include: Intensive research using highest standards and best practices for the discipline, and a significant number/variety of readings of both primary and secondary sources. Also may include a high-quality, peer reviewed paper or project in a format appropriate for the discipline with research presented in class or to a wider audience.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT101S English Composition I / Integrated Studio Credit Hours: 4.00
Principles and practices of college-level writing. Includes using rhetorical principles in analyzing and creating texts, employing critical thinking skills, practicing multiple writing processes, using conventions in creating and revising texts, using appropriate technology, and writing college-level essays with an emphasis on argumentation. Integrates an intensive studio component that includes specific strategies designed to improve student performance and success.
Prerequisite(s): With a C or better: WRT 090P or 090S; or ESL 088WG with a B or better, or placement into WRT 090 on the Writing assessment.
Course Corequisites:
Information: Equivalent to WRT101. For students who assess into WRT 090 but believe that with additional studio instruction they can successfully complete WRT101.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT101 English Composition I SUN# ENG1101 Credit Hours: 3.00
Principles and practices of college-level writing. Includes using rhetorical principles in analyzing and creating texts, employing critical thinking skills, practicing multiple writing processes, using conventions in creating and revising texts, composing using appropriate technology, and writing college-level essays with an emphasis on argumentation.
Prerequisite(s): Requires both Reading and Writing prerequisites. With a C or better in REA 091 or concurrent enrollment, or placement into REA 112 AND with a C or better in WRT 090 or 090P or 090S or 096 or ESL 088WG, or placement into WRT 101. Or with a C or better in WRT 090R (meets both Reading and Writing prerequisites).
Course Corequisites:
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT102A English Composition II: Module A Credit Hours: 1.00
Continuation of WRT 101. Includes beginning practice in reading, analyzing, and discussing various types of text and beginning practice in writing analytical or critical papers.
Prerequisite(s): With a C or better: WRT 101, 101S, or 107.
Course Corequisites:
Information: WRT 102A, 102B and 102C together constitute WRT 102. A student may concurrently enroll in WRT 102A, 102B and 102C. Equivalent to WRT 108A.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT102B English Compositon II: Module B Credit Hours: 1.00
Continuation of WRT 101. Includes intermediate practice in reading, analyzing, and discussion various types of text; intermediate practice in writing analytical or critical papers; and developing basic research skills. Also includes writing a research paper.
Prerequisite(s): WRT 102A with a C or better or concurrent enrollment.
Course Corequisites:
Information: WRT 102A, 102B and 102C together constitute WRT 102. A student may concurrently enroll in WRT 102A, 102B, and 102C. Equivalent to WRT 108B.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT102C English Compositon II: Module C Credit Hours: 1.00
Continuation of WRT 101. Includes advanced practice in reading, analyzing, and discussing various types of text and advanced practice in writing analytical or critical papers.
Prerequisite(s): WRT 102B with a C or better or concurrent enrollment.
Course Corequisites:
Information: WRT 102A, 102B and 102C together constitute WRT 102. A student may concurrently enroll in WRT 102A, 102B and 102C.
Information: Equivalent to WRT 108C.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT102HC English Composition II: Honors SUN# ENG1102 Credit Hours: 3.00
Continuation of WRT 101 or WRT 101HC. Includes reading, analyzing, and discussing various types of text; writing analytical or critical papers; and developing research skills. Also includes writing a research paper and additional Honors content.
Prerequisite(s): With a B or better: WRT 101, 101HC, 101S, or 107.
Course Corequisites:
Information: Must qualify for Honors program. Instructor or advisor/counselor approval may be required before registering for this course. Honors content may include: Intensive research using highest standards and best practices for the discipline, and a significant number/variety of readings of both primary and secondary sources. Also may include a high-quality, peer reviewed paper or project in a format appropriate for the discipline with research presented in class or to a wider audience.
Offered: Spring.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT102 English Composition II SUN# ENG1102 Credit Hours: 3.00
Continuation of WRT 101. Includes reading, analyzing, and discussing various types of text; writing analytical or critical papers; and developing research skills. Also includes writing a research paper.
Prerequisite(s): With a C or better: WRT 101, 101S, or 107.
Course Corequisites:
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT107A English Composition I for Non-Native Speakers: Module A Credit Hours: 1.00
Principles and practices of college-level writing. Includes practicing multiple writing processes, using conventions in creating and revising texts, and writing college-level essays with an emphasis on argumentation.
Prerequisite(s): Requires both Reading and Writing prerequisites. With a C or better in REA 091 or concurrent enrollment, or placement into REA 112 AND with a C or better in WRT 090 or 090P or 090S or 096 or ESL 088WG, or placement into WRT 101. Or with a C or better in WRT 090R (meets both Reading and Writing prerequisites).
Course Corequisites:
Information: WRT 107A, 107B, and 107C together constitute WRT 107. A student may concurrently enroll in WRT 107A, 107B, and 107C. Equivalent to WRT 101A.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT107B English Composition for Non-Native Speakers: Module B Credit Hours: 1.00
Principles and practices of college-level writing. Includes employing critical thinking skills, composing using appropriate technology, and writing college-level essays with an emphasis on argumentation.
Prerequisite(s): WRT 107A with a C or better or concurrent enrollment.
Course Corequisites:
Information: WRT 107A, 107B, and 107C together constitute WRT 107. A student may concurrently enroll in WRT 107A, 107B, and 107C. Equivalent to WRT 101B.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT107C English Composition I for Non-Native Speakers: Module C Credit Hours: 1.00
Principles and practices of college-level writing. Includes using rhetorical principles in analyzing and creating texts and writing college-level essays with an emphasis on argumentation.
Prerequisite(s): WRT 107B with a C or better or concurrent enrollment.
Course Corequisites:
Information: WRT 107A, 107B, and 107C together constitute WRT 107. A student may concurrently enroll in WRT 107A, 107B, and 107C. Equivalent to WRT 101C.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT107 English Composition for Non-Native Speakers Credit Hours: 3.00
Principles and practices of college-level writing. Includes using rhetorical principles in analyzing and creating texts, employing critical thinking skills, practicing multiple writing processes, using conventions in creating and revising texts, composing using appropriate technology, and writing college-level essays with an emphasis on argumentation.
Prerequisite(s): Requires both Reading and Writing prerequisites. Reading: With a C or better REA 091 or concurrent enrollment, or placement into REA 112. Writing: With a C or better WRT 090 or 090P or 090S or 096 or ESL 088 WG, or placement into WRT 101. Or WRT 090R with a C or better (meets both Reading and Writing prerequisites).
Course Corequisites:
Information: WRT 107A, 107B, and 107C together constitute WRT 107. Equivalent to WRT 101.
Offered: Fall.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
WRT108A English Composition II for Non-Native Speakers: Module A Credit Hours: 1.00
Continuation of WRT 107. Includes beginning practice in reading, analyzing, and discussing various types of text and beginning practice in writing analytical or critical papers.
Prerequisite(s): With a C or better:WRT 101 or 101S or 107.
Course Corequisites:
Information: WRT 108A, 108B and 108C together constitute WRT 108. A student may concurrently enroll in WRT 108A, 108B and 108C.
Information: Equivalent to WRT 102A.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT108B English Composition II for Non-Native Speakers: Module B Credit Hours: 1.00
Continuation of WRT 107. Includes intermediate practice in reading, analyzing, and discussion various types of text; intermediate practice in writing analytical or critical papers; and developing basic research skills. Also includes writing a research paper.
Prerequisite(s): WRT 108A with a C or better or concurrent enrollment.
Course Corequisites:
Information: WRT 108A, 108B and 108C together constitute WRT 108. A student may concurrently enroll in WRT 108A, 108B and 108C.
Information: Equivalent to WRT 102B.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT108C English Composition II for Non-Native Speakers: Module C Credit Hours: 1.00
Continuation of WRT 107. Includes advanced practice in reading, analyzing, and discussing various types of text and advanced practice in writing analytical or critical papers.
Prerequisite(s): WRT 108B with a C or better or concurrent enrollment.
Course Corequisites:
Information: WRT 108A, 108B and 108C together constitute WRT 108. A student may concurrently enroll in WRT 108A, 108B and 108C.
Information: Equivalent to WRT 102C.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT108 English Composition II for Non-Native Speakers Credit Hours: 3.00
Continuation of WRT 107 appropriate for non-native speakers of English. Includes reading, analyzing, and discussing various types of text; writing analytical or critical papers; and developing research skills. Also includes writing a research paper.
Prerequisite(s): With a C or better: WRT 101, 101S or 107.
Course Corequisites:
Information: Equivalent to WRT 102.
Offered: May not be offered this year, check class schedule.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
WRT125 Beginning Poetry Writing Credit Hours: 3.00
Poetry for beginners. Includes beginning poetry writing techniques, beginning evaluation and critical response to poems, and beginning original writing.
Prerequisite(s):
Course Corequisites:
Information: May be taken three times for a maximum of nine credit hours. If this course is repeated, see a financial aid or Veteran's Affairs advisor to determine funding eligibility as appropriate.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT126 Basics of Short Story Writing Credit Hours: 3.00
Short fiction writing for beginners. Includes beginning fiction writing techniques, beginning critical responses to fiction, and beginning original writing.
Prerequisite(s):
Course Corequisites:
Information: May be taken three times for a maximum of nine credit hours. If this course is repeated, see a financial aid or Veteran's Affairs advisor to determine funding eligibility as appropriate.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT140A Writing and Editing Technical Communications: Module A Credit Hours: 1.00
Introduction to concepts and techniques for writing and editing technical documents at the beginning level. Includes sentence structure and style; common style-level problems; advanced writing-style concepts; editing in document development, publication, and use; and editing technical reports.
Prerequisite(s): WRT 101 or 107 with a grade of C or better or required score on writing assessment test.
Course Corequisites:
Information: WRT 140A, 140B and 140C together constitute WRT 140. A student may concurrently enroll in WRT 140A, 140B and 140C.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT140B Writing and Editing Technical Communications: Module B Credit Hours: 1.00
Introduction to concepts and techniques for writing and editing technical documents at the intermediate level. Includes common grammar, usage, and punctuation rules; common style-level problems; writing-style concepts; editing in document development, publication, and use; and editing
Prerequisite(s): WRT 140A with a grade of C or better or concurrent enrollment in WRT 140A and 140C.
Course Corequisites:
Information: WRT 140A, 140B and 140C together constitute WRT 140. A student may concurrently enroll in WRT 140A, 140B and 140C.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT140C Writing and Editing Technical Communications: Module C Credit Hours: 1.00
Introduction to concepts and techniques for writing and editing technical documents at the advanced level. Includes common grammar, usage, and punctuation rules; paragraph structure; common style- level problems; writing-style concepts; editing in document development, publication, and use; editing technical reports; and writing a technical document.
Prerequisite(s): WRT 140B with a grade of C or better or concurrent enrollment in WRT 140A and 140B.
Course Corequisites:
Information: WRT 140A, 140B and 140C together constitute WRT 140. A student may concurrently enroll in WRT 140A, 140B and 140C.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT140 Writing and Editing Technical Communications Credit Hours: 3.00
Introduction to basic concepts and techniques for writing and editing technical documents. Includes sentence structure and style; common grammar, usage, and punctuation rules; paragraph structure; common style-level problems; advanced writing-style concepts; editing in document development, publication, and use; editing technical reports; and writing a technical document.
Prerequisite(s): WRT 101 or 107 with a grade of C or better.
Course Corequisites:
Offered: May not be offered this year, check class schedule.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
WRT154A Career Communication:Job Related Writing Principles & Skills Credit Hours: 1.00
Job-related writing principles and skills. Includes writing for audiences and situations at the beginning level, and applying business writing and organization conventions.
Prerequisite(s): WRT 090 or 096 with a C or better or required score on writing assessment test.
Course Corequisites:
Information: WRT 154A, 154B, and 154C together constitute WRT 154. A student may concurrently enroll in WRT 154A, 154B, and 154C, but courses must be completed sequentially.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT154B Career Communications: Basic Job Related Correspondence Credit Hours: 1.00
Writing skills for basic job-related correspondence. Includes completing job-related forms at the beginning level, and writing resumes.
Prerequisite(s): WRT 154A with a C or better or concurrent enrollment.
Course Corequisites:
Information: WRT 154A, 154B, and 154C together constitute WRT 154. A student may concurrently enroll in WRT 154A, 154B, and 154C, but courses must be completed sequentially.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT154C Career Communications: Basic Job Related Reports Credit Hours: 1.00
Writing skills for basic job-related reports. Includes writing for audiences at the intermediate level, and completing job-related forms at the intermediate level.
Prerequisite(s): WRT 154B with a C or better or concurrent enrollment.
Course Corequisites:
Information: WRT 154A, 154B, and 154C together constitute WRT 154. A student may concurrently enroll in WRT 154A, 154B, and 154C, but courses must be completed sequentially.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT154 Career Communications Credit Hours: 3.00
Job related writing skills for use in career communications. Includes writing for audiences and situations at the beginning and intermediate levels, applying business writing and organization conventions, completing job-related forms at the beginning and intermediate levels, and writing resumes.
Prerequisite(s): WRT 090 or 096 with a C or better or required score on writing assessment test.
Course Corequisites:
Information: WRT 154A, 154B, and 154C together constitute WRT 154. A student may concurrently enroll in WRT 154A, 154B, and 154C, but courses must be completed sequentially.
Offered: May not be offered this year, check class schedule.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
WRT162 Literary Magazine Workshop Credit Hours: 3.00
Creative magazine publication. Includes review of college literary magazines, critical review, magazine design and editing, magazine production techniques, as well as printing and distribution.
Prerequisite(s):
Course Corequisites:
Information: May be taken two times for a maximum of six credit hours. If this course is repeated, see a financial aid or Veteran's Affairs advisor to determine funding eligibility as appropriate.
Offered: Spring.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
WRT196 Independent Studies in Writing Credit Hours: 1-4.00
Independent projects in writing to be arranged with the instructor.
Prerequisite(s):
Course Corequisites:
Information: May be taken four times for a maximum of sixteen credit hours.
Information: May be taken four times for a maximum of sixteen credit hours. If this course is repeated, see a financial aid or Veteran's Affairs advisor to determine funding eligibility as appropriate.
Offered: May not be offered this year, check class schedule.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT205 Introduction to Poetry Writing Credit Hours: 3.00
Writing contemporary poetry. Includes poetry writing techniques, evaluation and critical response to poems, and original writing.
Prerequisite(s): WRT 102 or 108 with a C or better.
Course Corequisites:
Offered: Fall, Spring.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT206 Short Story Writing Credit Hours: 3.00
Short fiction writing. Includes fiction writing techniques, critical responses to fiction, and original writing.
Prerequisite(s): WRT 102 or 108 with a C or better.
Course Corequisites:
Offered: Fall, Spring.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT207 Creative Nonfiction Credit Hours: 3.00
Creative nonfiction writing. Includes techniques of creative nonfiction writing, original writing, and critical responses to nonfiction.
Prerequisite(s): WRT 102 with a grade of C or better.
Course Corequisites:
Information: Consent of instructor is required to enroll in this course.
Offered: Fall.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT215 Advanced Poetry Writing Credit Hours: 3.00
Advanced poetry writing workshop. Includes continued focus on techniques of writing, evaluation and critical responses to poetry, and original writing. Also includes more intensive study of contemporary poets and poetry.
Prerequisite(s): WRT 125 or 205 with a C or better.
Course Corequisites:
Information: Consent of instructor is required to enroll in this course. May be taken four times for a maximum of twelve credit hours. If this course is repeated, see a financial aid or Veteran's Affairs advisor to determine funding eligibility as appropriate.
Offered: May not be offered this year, check class schedule.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
WRT216 Advanced Fiction Writing Credit Hours: 3.00
Advanced techniques of fiction writing. Includes advanced techniques of fiction writing, original writing, and critical response to fiction. Also includes preparing manuscripts for publication.
Prerequisite(s): WRT 206 with a C or better.
Course Corequisites:
Information: Consent of instructor is required to enroll in this course. May be taken four times for a maximum of twelve credit hours. If this course is repeated, see a financial aid or Veteran's Affairs advisor to determine funding eligibility as appropriate.
Offered: May not be offered this year, check class schedule.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT217 Advanced Creative Nonfiction Credit Hours: 3.00
Advanced techniques of creative nonfiction writing. Includes advanced original writing, advanced critical responses to nonfiction, and marketing techniques.
Prerequisite(s): WRT 207 with a C or better.
Course Corequisites:
Information: Consent of instructor is required to enroll in this course. May be taken four times for a maximum of twelve credit hours. If this course is repeated, see a financial aid or Veteran's Affairs advisor to determine funding eligibility as appropriate.
Offered: Fall.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
WRT226 Special Projects in Fiction Credit Hours: 3.00
Advanced fiction writing for book-length projects. Includes techniques for book-length fiction writing, original writing and/or revision process, critical responses to fiction, and marketing and publishing of fiction books.
Prerequisite(s): WRT 216 with a C or better.
Course Corequisites:
Information: Consent of instructor is required to enroll in this course.
Information: May be taken four times for a maximum of twelve credit hours. If this course is repeated, see a financial aid or Veteran's Affairs advisor to determine funding eligibility as appropriate.
Offered: May not be offered this year, check class schedule.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
WRT254 Advanced Professional Communications Credit Hours: 3.00
Business writing and communication strategies and practices. Includes how to develop and improve business communication skills. Also includes how to apply business writing strategies in professional fields.
Prerequisite(s): With a C or better: WRT 102 or 108.
Course Corequisites:
Offered: May not be offered this year, check class schedule.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
WRT285 Pima Writers' Workshop Credit Hours: 2.00
Writing of fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and stories for children. Includes techniques of writing, publishing trends and approaches, and criteria for evaluating writing. Also includes the opportunity for participants to have their writing critiqued and presentations by professional authors, editors, and agents.
Prerequisite(s):
Course Corequisites:
Information: May be taken five times for a maximum of ten credit hours. If this course is repeated, see a financial aid or Veteran's Affairs advisor to determine funding eligibility as appropriate.
Offered: May not be offered this year, check class schedule.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.