Seward County Community College/Area Technical School
Course Syllabus

  1. TITLE OF COURSE: EG0403 - Pre-Composition I
  2. COURSE DESCRIPTION: Three credit hours. (Three hours lecture) The class emphasizes the foundations of standard English through a focus on basic grammar and writing paragraphs/essays. THIS COURSE WILL NOT COUNT FOR GRADUATION. For each unit of credit, a minimum of three hours per week with one of the hours for class and two hours for studying/preparation outside of class is expected.  Pre-requisite: none. Refer to placement matrix.
  3. DIVISION/DEPT/PROGRAM MISSION STATEMENT: The Developmental Education Department at Seward County Community College/Area Technical School promotes the cognitive and affective growth of all post-secondary learners, at all levels of the learning continuum, by assuring that the institution identifies needs and offers appropriate courses and tutoring to help each student succeed.
  4. TEXTBOOK AND MATERIALS:
  5. SCCC/ATS OUTCOMES:Graduates of Seward County Community College/Area Technical School should demonstrate mastery of nine institutional outcomes.
  6. DEVELOPMENTAL EDUCATION PROGRAM OUTCOMES/ASSESSMENTS: Students will demonstrate their competence in accord with the following Developmental Education Department Outcomes.
  7. COURSE OUTCOMES:
  8. TOPICAL COURSE OUTLINE:
  9. INSTRUCTIONAL METHODS: Lectures, discussions, textbook exercises, handouts, writing assignments and computer activities.
  10. INSTRUCTIONAL AND RESOURCE MATERIALS: Textbook, lecture, class discussion, constructive critiques of writing assignments, computer software and word processing assignments demonstrations and activities.
  11. METHODS OF ASSESSMENT:
  12. ADA STATEMENT