College Reading & Writing Skills

Code: COMM1085

Course description

This course introduces students to the reading, writing, and critical thinking skills needed for academic and workplace success. Students will analyse a variety of texts and apply the steps of planning, writing, and revising to produce writing that meets the expectations of selected audiences and purposes. The course prepares students for college-level writing tasks, research, and documentation by asking them to produce clear, informed, and purposeful documents relevant to both academic and professional contexts.

Course details

Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None

Credit transfer

Have you taken this course or an equivalent course?
Contact the Credit Transfer Office.


Delivery Options

Classroom Delivery: In-person instruction that takes place at a college campus.
Online Delivery: Content is delivered entirely online through self-directed components, allowing you the flexibility to learn anytime from wherever you are.
Remote Delivery: Technology-enabled virtual instruction that takes place outside of a physical classroom. Remote delivery includes some form of scheduled real-time virtual classes or drop-in times, as well as self-directed components.
Hybrid Delivery: Instruction that includes a combination of online or remote delivery, and some classroom activities.

 
Start Date
Day/Time
Delivery
Campus
Cost
Availability
Start Date: Sep. 13, 2021
Day/Time:
Delivery: Fully Online – eConestoga
Campus: Doon (Kitchener)
Cost: $333.48
 
End date: Dec. 18, 2021
Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Equivalent to: COMM1865 OLRN1250 OLRN1260
Start Date: Sep. 13, 2021
Day/Time: Tues. 6:00pm – 8:00pm Thurs. 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Delivery: Remote Learning - eConestoga
Campus: Doon (Kitchener)
Cost: $333.48
 
End date: Oct. 30, 2021
Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Equivalent to: COMM1865 OLRN1250 OLRN1260

Registration dates

Not all courses are offered each term.

Winter 2022 registration opens November 1, 2021. Spring 2022 registration opens February 7, 2022.