Dual Credit College English

  • English

Level: 12
Semesters: 2
Prerequisites: Successful completion of Junior Composition & Literature
Credit: SHS (1) + Kishwaukee College (6)
Dual Credit Opportunity (College credit towards ENG 103 and ENG 104 class at Kishwaukee College)

This class may be offered in a blended format.

Dual College Senior English counts for both Sycamore High School and Kishwaukee College credit. While staying on SHS’s campus, students will take Kishwaukee College’s English 103 first semester and English 104 second semester of their senior year. Unless graduating early, students are required to enroll in both semesters. The 6 credit hours earned from the successful completion of these courses (in which the student earns a C or higher) are transferable to any college or university that accepts Kishwaukee College credit.

ENG-103 Composition I
An introduction to college-level writing. This course develops awareness of the writing process; provides invention, organization and revision strategies; stresses a variety of uses for writing; and emphasizes critical skills in reading, thinking, and writing. Students receive an introduction to the research process in preparation for ENG 104. Three hours lecture/discussion a week. IAI: C1 900

ENG-104 Composition II
A continuation of ENG 103. This course increases awareness of the writing process; provides invention, organization, and revision strategies; stresses a variety of uses for writing; emphasizes critical skills in reading and writing; and develops reasoning and argumentation skills. Research writing amounting to 2,500 words minimum is a requirement in this course. Three hours lecture/discussion a week. IAI: C1 901R

  • Senior