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ENG1013GS - English Composition I

Course Description

A study of the fundamental principles of sentence, paragraph, and essay composition, including a study of grammar, usage, and spelling. A proficiency essay is required for course credit.

Course Objectives

The following learning objectives will be achieved by this course:

  1. Develop a desire to demonstrate skillful writing, correct language usage, and correct spelling especially in ministry contexts.
  2. Acquire the habit of writing spontaneously and regularly.
  3. Master the writing process skills of planning what to say and implementing how to say it.
  4. Demonstrate satisfactory progress in communicating ideas in clear and interesting written English.

The following competencies as outlined in the Sourcebook on Ordination: United States of America Edition, 2006 to meet the educational requirements for Ordination within the Church of the Nazarene will be achieved by completing this course:

  • Ability to communicate publicly through multiple methods (oral, written, media, etc.) with clarity and creativity for the sake of fostering meaning.(CP-1)
  • Ability to write clearly and in a grammatically correct manner in the modes of discourse used in the ministry.(CP-2)

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