English courses available in first year

 

English 1080
Critical Reading and Writing I is an introduction to such literary forms as poetry, short fiction, drama, and the essay. Emphasis is placed on critical reading and writing: analyzing texts, framing and using questions, constructing essays, organizing paragraphs, quoting and documenting, revising and editing. All sections of this course follow CRW guidelines available at www.mun.ca/arts/crw
Lectures: Three hours per week
Prerequisite: None

English 1101
Critical Reading and Writing II (Fiction) is a study of such forms as the novel, the novella, and the story sequence. Emphasis is placed on critical reading and writing: analyzing texts, framing and using questions, constructing essays, organizing paragraphs, conducting research, quoting and documenting, revising and editing. All sections of this course follow CRW guidelines available at www.mun.ca/arts/crw
Lectures: Three hours per week
Prerequisite: English 1000 or 1020 or 1080

English 1102
Critical Reading and Writing II (Drama) is a study of drama. Emphasis is placed on critical reading and writing: analyzing texts, framing and using questions, constructing essays, organizing paragraphs, conducting research, quoting and documenting, revising and editing. All sections of this course follow CRW guidelines available at www.mun.ca/arts/crw
Lectures: Three hours per week
Prerequisite: English 1000 or 1020 or 1080
Note: English 1102 may not be used instead of English 2002 as a prerequisite for entry into the theatre-drama specialization within the major.

English 1103
Critical Reading and Writing II (Poetry) is a study of poetry. Emphasis is placed on critical reading and writing: analyzing texts, framing and using questions, constructing essays, organizing paragraphs, conducting research, quoting and documenting, revising and editing. All sections of this course follow CRW guidelines available at www.mun.ca/arts/crw
Lectures: Three hours per week
Prerequisite: English 1000 or 1020 or 1080

English 1110
Critical Reading and Writing II (Context, Substance, Style) is an examination of prose texts such as essays, articles and reviews. Students write for different purposes and audiences. Emphasis is placed on critical reading and writing: analyzing texts, framing and using questions, constructingessays, organizing paragraphs, conducting research, quoting and documenting, revising and editing. All sections of this course follow CRW guidelines available at www.mun.ca/arts/crw
Lectures: Three hours per week
Prerequisite: English 1000 or 1080
Notes:

  1. Students cannot receive credit for both English 1020 and 1110; nor for both 1030 and 1110.
  2. All students entering the Faculty of Business undergraduate programs must have successfully completed English 1110 or English 1021.

 

Courses for students whose first language is not English:

English 1020
Writing for Second Language Students I is an introduction to the use of English with emphasis on composition for non-native English speaking students. This course is for students whose first language is not English and who have passed 102F or have attained a standard acceptable to the Department on the English Placement Test. Students who have passed English 1020 may take as their second English course one of English 1021, 1080, 1101, 1102, or 1103. Students completing this course may elect to use it with English 1021 to fulfill the Bachelor of Arts Language Study requirement
Lectures: Three hours per week
Prerequisite: Admission to this course will be determined on the basis of the departmental English Placement Test or successful completion of English 102F
Notes:

  1. Students who successfully complete English 1020 may enter English 1021, 1080, 1101, 1102 or 1103. They may not enter English 1110.
  2. Students may not receive credit for more than 6 credit hours in first-year courses in English (this includes unspecified first-year transfer credits), except English 1020 and 1021 if they are used to fulfill the Bachelor of Arts Language Study requirement.

English 1021
Writing for Second Language Students II develops skills in reading and writing of academic English, with emphasis on research and writing syntheses from sources, for non-native English-speaking students.
Lectures: Three hours per week
Prerequisite: English 1020
Notes:

  1. Students completing this course may elect to use it with English 1020 to fulfill the Bachelor of Arts Language Study requirement.
  2. Students may not receive credit for more than 6 credit hours in first-year courses in English (this includes unspecified first-year transfer credits), except English 1020 and 1021 if they are used to fulfill the Bachelor of Arts Language Study requirement.
  3. One of English 1021 or English 1110 is required as the second semester first-year English course for entry into a Faculty of Business undergraduate program.

English 102F
Foundation English is a non-credit course designed for students whose first language is other than English and whose knowledge and use of English do not meet the standards for entry into the regular first-year English courses.
Lectures: Three hours per week
Laboratory: One hour per week
Notes:

  1. For non-native speakers, English 1020 is a prerequisite for 1021, 1080, 1101, 1102 or 1103.
  2. One of the following combinations is a prerequisite for all other English courses: 1080 (or 1020)/1101; 1080 (or 1020)/1102; 1080 (or 1020)/ 1103; 1080/ 1110; 1020/1080; 1020/1021. English 1080 cannot be used as the prerequisite for 1020 or 1021.
  3. Students cannot receive credit for more than one of English 1000/1080 or for more than one of 1001/1101/1102/1103/1110, or for English 1020 and 1110. Nor may students receive credit for more than two first-year English courses. (This includes unspecified first-year transfer credits.)

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