Pre-University English

Teaching students the fundamentals of writing, this course concentrates on areas that will prepare the students to:

  • become familiar with and to use the various resources available to writers
  • approach writing as a process that requires planning, researching, formulating, drafting and revising
  • understand basic writing skills
  • consider purpose, tone and audience when writing
Please note that class dates and times may be subject to change.

Course Outline

  • The Writer's Tools
  • Sentence and Paragraph Structure
  • Vocabulary
  • Punctuation and Mechanics
  • The Essay


Instead of assigning one specific text, participants will draw upon various writing resources that will be identified during the first class.

Winter 2018


Course Date: Jan. 8 - Apr. 6

Instructor: Jennifer Greer

Course Fee: $395