Course Code: ENG4U
Credit Value: 1 credit
Courses Type: University
Teacher: J.F. Michaud
Course Delivery: Face to Face/Online
What will students learn?
Unit 1. Grammar & Language: Vocabulary, Sentence Structure
Unit 2. Drama: King Lear or Othello, Waiting for Godot
Unit 3. Core Novel: A Prayer for Owen Meaney
Unit 4. Research Techniques and Responsibilities: MLA, citation
Unit 5.Anthologies: Essays, Poetry, Short Stories
This course emphasizes the consolidation of the literacy, communication, and critical and creative thinking skills necessary for success in academic and daily life. Students will analyze a range of challenging literary texts from various periods, countries, and cultures; interpret and evaluate informational and graphic texts; and create oral, written, and media texts in a variety of forms. An important focus will be on using academic language coherently and confidently, selecting the reading strategies best suited to particular texts and particular purposes for reading, and developing greater control in writing. The course is intended to prepare students for university, college, or the workplace.