2021 - 2022 Undergraduate Bulletin


Course Description

EN 090 Developmental Composition 4 cr.

  • Offered: Fall, Winter
  • Prerequisite: Appropriate standardized scores or referral of instructor and director of composition.

Does not meet requirements for associate or bachelor’s degrees, but may meet requirements for vocational diplomas and certificates. Course is not calculated in the NMU GPA and is not counted as earned credit hours toward an associate or bachelor’s degree.

This course develops students’ abilities to write sentences, paragraphs, and brief essays with increased fluency and greater accuracy. During the semester, each student will generate a minimum of 4000 words of college-level writing.

Note: A grade of ā€œCā€ or better is required to enroll in EN 111. Students may enroll in EN 109 dependent upon referral of instructor and Director of Composition.