ENGLISH SKILLS I

  • Program: English
  • Course: English Skills I
  • Course #: ENGL0906
  • Total Credits: 3

Course Description

This course is designed for students who need to improve their grammar skills to be more effective writers. Students will study basic grammar, its usage, and end punctuation.

Course Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Disability Services

Hennepin Technical College offers reasonable accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. If you have a documented disability that may require accommodations, contact the college’s Disability Services Director: Sara Laviolette at Brooklyn Park (763-488-2477) or Jean Kreutter at Eden Prairie (952-995-1544).

Course Goals

The following goals will be addressed in the course:
Classify parts of speech
Define the roles parts of speech play in a sentence
Classify basic sentence patterns
Classify phrases and clauses
Identify sentences as simple, compound, or complex
Combine words, phrases, and clauses to create effective sentences
Apply end punctuation and capitalization rules to sentences

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 3
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details
  • Prerequisites: 
    Qualifying score on writing assessment test OR ESOL0831. Basic computer literacy skills required
  • Campus: Brooklyn Park/Eden Prairie

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