EN 090 Basic Composition 4 cr. Remedial or developmental course. 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. A grade of “C” or better in EN 090 is required to enroll in EN 111.

A review of English grammar, punctuation and spelling. Through individualized study and frequent practice, students learn to write Standard English sentences and improve writing fluency. Mastery of these skills is required for enrollment in EN 111 and for success in other college courses.