Schedule of Classes Course Description

John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: ENG                                     Course Number: 235                                    
Course Title: Writing for Management, Business, and Public Administration
Subject: English
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


Development of the writing skills required for careers in law, business, civil service, or public administration. Extensive practice in the various forms of correspondence, interoffice memos, informal reports, minutes of meetings, summaries, briefings, and presentations. Preparation of job application letters and resumes. Practice in proofreading, revising, editing. Development of reading comprehension through close study of business-related writings.

Prerequisite: ENG 102.
  • One or more sections of ENG 235 will be designated as Computer Laboratory sections. Students who enroll in these sections have the opportunity to learn word processing techniques and are required to spend approximately two extra hours per week in the Laboratory, outside of class time, to complete their assignments on the computer.

Start Date:    08/31/2001                         End Date: