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  Mar 26, 2023
2022-2023 Catalog [Aug. 2022-Aug. 2023] 
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ENC 1101 - English Composition I

This course embodies the fundamentals of effective expression with emphasis on the various forms of expository, writing, logical and imaginative thinking, and reading for understanding. The course provides instruction in sentence structure, diction, and organization of short essays, correct, usage of standard American English, documentation skills, and writing with sources.

This course fulfills the "Gordon Rule" writing requirement and must be completed with a grade of C or higher pursuant to State Board of Education Rule 6A-10.030.

Prerequisites: Satisfactory score on the placement test (for non-exempt students only)
Corequisites: None
Credit Hours: 3
Contact Hours: 3
Conditions: Effective Spring 2014, students who entered the ninth grade in a Florida public high school in the 2003-2004 school year, or any year thereafter, and earned a standard Florida high school diploma, or students who are serving as active duty members in any branch of the United States Armed Services, will not be required to take the common placement test (P.E.R.T.) or to enroll in developmental education at any Florida College System institution, including Florida State College at Jacksonville (per Senate Bill 1720, State Board Rule 6A-10.0315). These students shall be considered exempt from common placement testing and developmental education instruction, and may accordingly enroll directly in ENC 1101C or ENC 1101. For placement in any communications course beyond ENC 1101/ENC 1101C, exempt students will be required to take the common placement test.

Effective Fall 2022, students who earn a grade of C or higher will be automatically awarded the digital badge in Fundamentals of Written Communication.
Degrees Offered: A.A., A.S.

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