Schedule of Classes Course Description

John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: ENGS                                     Course Number: 095                                    
Course Title: Writing and Research Skills
Subject: SEEK - English
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


This course offers the fundamentals of composition including sentence and paragraph development, dictation and style. Students will examine essay structure and development. There will be assigned themes including such rhetorical forms as description, comparison and contrast, cause and effect, argumentation. This course will require incorporation of quoted material in essays, selective readings of multicultural nature and the use of the critical inquiry approach.

Restrictions: Open only to SEEK students.
General Education:
  • Meets General Education Category
    • English

  • for Degrees in:
    • All Bach (All Undergraduate Degrees)

  • ENG 095/ENG 101 is a prerequisite for all courses at the 200-level.

Start Date:    08/31/2001                         End Date:    09/19/2013