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  May 31, 2023
2022-2023 Catalog [Aug. 2022-Aug. 2023] 
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ENC 1101C - English Composition I Enhanced

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, organization of short essays, and correct usage of standard American English, documentation skills, and writing with sources. addition to containing the same course content as the lecture/discussion format of ENC 1101, this course contains one credit hour of lab instruction with enhanced learning support that includes, without being limited to, student-teacher writing conferences, writers’ workshops, peer review sessions, supplemental mini-lectures, as well as practice and review of the conventions of standard American English. This course is intended for students who will benefit from enhanced learning support with their composition and grammar skills.

This course fulfills Category A of students’ general education requirements in Communications. The additional lab credit hour will appear as an associate of arts elective on students’ college transcripts.

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); exempt students may enroll directly in ENC 1101C or ENC 1101
Corequisites: None
Credit Hours: 4
Contact Hours: 3 lecture hours; 1 laboratory hour
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 1101 or ENC 1101C. For enrollment in any communications course beyond ENC 1101/ENC 1101C, exempt students will be required to take the common placement test. This course is recommended for Associate in Arts degree seeking students. Associate in Science degree seeking students are advised to take ENC 1101 to avoid concerns regarding financial aid and excess hour surcharges.

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.

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