English (ENG)

ENG 121 | English Composition I: GT-CO1

Lecture Credit: 3

Emphasizes the planning, writing, and revising of compositions, including the development of critical and logical thinking skills. This course includes a wide variety of compositions that stress analytical, evaluative, and persuasive/argumentative writing.The Colorado Commission on Higher Education has approved ENG 121 for inclusion in the Guaranteed Transfer (GT) Pathways program in the GT- CO1 category.

Prerequisite: Demonstrated college readiness in English (CCD.edu/CollegeReady)

ENG 122 | English Composition II: GT-CO2

Lecture Credit: 3

Expands and refines the objectives of English Composition I. Emphasizes critical/logical thinking and reading, problem definition, research strategies, and writing analytical, evaluative, and/or argumentative compositions.The Colorado Commission on Higher Education has approved ENG 122 for inclusion in the Guaranteed Transfer (GT) Pathways program in the GT - CO2 category.

Prerequisite: ENG 121 with a grade of C or better, or ACTE score of 26 or better, or SATV score of 600 or better

ENG 131 | Technical Writing I

Lecture Credit: 3

Develops skills one can apply to a variety of technical documents. Focuses on principles for organizing, writing, and revising clear, readable documents for industry, business, and government.

Prerequisite: Demonstrated college readiness in English (CCD.edu/CollegeReady)

ENG 175 | Special Topics

Lecture Credit: 0-12

Provides students with a vehicle to pursue in depth exploration of special topics of interest.

Prerequisite: This course may require prerequisites or permission of instructor

ENG 201 | English Composition III: GT-CO3

Lecture Credit: 3

Provides the skills necessary to enter into higher-level undergraduate academic discourse or professional workplace writing. This course extends rhetorical knowledge and develops critical reading, thinking, and writing strategies in multiple specialized areas of discourse beyond what is encountered in previous composition courses. Guaranteed Transfer (GT) Pathways Course Statement: The Colorado Commission on Higher Education has approved ENG 201 for inclusion in the Guaranteed Transfer (GT) Pathways program in the GT- CO3 category.

Prerequisite: ENG 122 with a grade of C or better, or instructor permission

ENG 221 | Creative Writing I

Lecture Credit: 3

Examines techniques for creative writing by exploring imaginative uses of language through creative genres (fiction, poetry, and other types of creative production such as drama, screenplays, graphic narrative, or creative nonfiction) with emphasis on the student's own unique style, subject matter and needs.

Prerequisite: Demonstrated college readiness in English (CCD.edu/CollegeReady)

ENG 222 | Creative Writing II

Lecture Credit: 3

Provides continued development of written expression in such forms as poetry, fiction, and/or nonfiction writing.

Prerequisite: ENG 221 with a grade of C or better, or instructor permission

ENG 226 | Fiction Writing

Lecture Credit: 3

Teaches techniques for creating fiction, including the study and appreciation of the language and forms of the short story.

Prerequisite: ENG 221 with a grade of C or better, or instructor permission

ENG 227 | Poetry Writing

Lecture Credit: 3

Teaches techniques for creating poems, including study of figurative language, forms, and sound patterns of poetry.

Prerequisite: Demonstrated college readiness in English (CCD.edu/CollegeReady)

ENG 230 | Creative Nonfiction

Lecture Credit: 3

Teaches students to incorporate literary techniques into factual writing. Enables the student to survey a wide range of readings and analyze form and content. Includes critical review, biographical profiles, travel writing, and memoirs. Provides the opportunity for students to write and review their own nonfiction in a supportive, constructive setting.

Prerequisite: ENG 221 with a grade of C or better, or instructor permission

ENG 275 | Special Topics

Lecture Credit: 0-12

Provides students with a vehicle to pursue in depth exploration of special topics of interest.

Prerequisite: This course may require prerequisites or permission of instructor

ENG 285 | Independent Study

Independent Study Credit: 0-12

Meets the individual needs of students. Students engage in intensive study or research under the direction of a qualified instructor.

Prerequisite: Instructor permission