ENG 099 Basic Composition (3 credits)

This is a developmental writing course for students who need more individualized instruction and intensive practice in composing and editing short expository prose than is provided in ENG 103. This course does not satisfy Freshman English credit requirements. (Additional tutoring in the Writing Skills Center may be required.) This foundational course provides 3 equivalent credit hours toward a full-time load and is based on 3 equivalent credit hours; it carries 0 credit hours of academic credit. Prerequisite: Onondaga Community College placement test. Students who have taken the Level of English Proficiency (LOEP) as part of their placement examination may not register for ENG 099. They must register for ESL 115, ESL 116, or ENG 103, as specified on their placement test summary.