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Undergraduate Course Details
Number ENL 100ESL
Title Academic Writing in English as a Second Language
Credits 3.0
Prerequisites Placement by recommendation of the English Department


This course is exclusively for students whose native language is not English. The course focuses on the development of the composition skills necessary for success at the college level. Through extensive practice in reading and writing both personal and expository essays, and more formal assignments, students will improve their abilities to generate ideas, write in standard academic English, and critique the ideas of others. Students will also learn how to use electronic resources in drafting and distributing documents. Six lecture/activity hours per week. Not open to students who have received credit for ENG100ESL.