WATC offers many transferable general education courses. Here is a list of course descriptions – English classes, many offered in class or online by WATC.

*Course has been approved by the Kansas Board of Regents for transfer as a direct equivalent at all public postsecondary institutions in Kansas.

ENG 010 College Reading Skills 3 Cr Hrs

This course is designed to equip students for success in the writing required during academic endeavors. Review of grammar is individualized and self-paced, using a computerized software program. Writing assignments will include a number of paragraphs and major essay. This course does not count toward the A.A., A.S., A.A.S., or A.G. S. degree.

ENG 020 Basic Writing Skills 3 Cr Hrs

Enables students to construct complete simple, compound and complex sentences by applying grammar concepts learned. Enables students to write a focused, organized, supported paragraph without fragment, run-on or comma splice errors This course does not count toward the Certificate of Completion (COC), Technical Certificate (TC), or Associate of Applied Science degree (AAS).

ENG 030 110 English 3 Cr Hrs

Designed to equip students for success in the writing required during academic endeavors. Review of grammar is individualized and self-paced, using a computerized software program. Writing assignments will include a number of paragraphs and major essay. To demonstrate readiness for and be allowed to enroll in ENG 101 Composition I, students must pass this course with a grade of C or above and pass the final exam. This course does not count toward AS, AA, AGS or AAS degrees.

ENG 035 PACER English 3 Cr Hrs

This course is designed to equip students for success in the writing, reading, and effective student skills required during academic endeavors at the college level. Review of grammar and reading skills is individualized and self-paced, using a computerized software program in addition to instructor-led lessons. Writing assignments will include a number of paragraphs and reading will include practice with college-level texts.

ENG 100 Composition I Lab 1 Cr Hr

This lab is designed for students to work in an adaptive setting based on their skills and needs in reading and writing skills. Students will take this lab in conjunction with English 101 Composition I.

ENG 101 Composition I 3 Cr Hrs*

This course is designed to improve the reading and writing skills of students. The emphasis is on fundamental principles of written English in structurally correct sentences, paragraphs and expository themes. Critical analysis of essays will be used to aid in developing the student’s thinking, support of thesis and style. Students are introduced to the basic components of research by writing a documented essay in Modern Language Association (MLA) style.

ENG110 Introduction to Literature 3 Cr Hrs*

This course is an introduction to the short forms of literature, designed to develop understanding and appreciation of good literature. Study includes short stories, dramas and poems.

ENG 120 Composition II 3 Cr Hrs*

Through a study of poetry, short story, drama and essays as literary forms, this course furthers students’ writing skills. This course also improves research techniques through writing an in-depth research essay in Modern Language Association (MLA) style. It emphasizes accuracy and fluency in expressing sound ideas in class discussions, assignments and essays.

*Course has been approved by the Kansas Board of Regents for transfer as a direct equivalent at all public postsecondary institutions in Kansas.

Contact
4501 E. 47th Street South, Wichita, KS 67210
New students may contact:

Dalisa Turner
Admissions Counselor

Business / General Education

Current students may contact:

Jenna Gannon
Academic Coach

General Education

Turner_D (2) Jenna
dturner@watc.edu
316.677.1626 (SSC)
jgannon1@watc.edu
316.677.1009 (SSC)