Basic College Composition English 102 is an intensive introductory college writing course that is based on reading. Students successfully completing English 081 or scoring between 60 and 69 on the writing portion of the Compass Test will enroll in English 102. Students receive significant in-class writing instruction, in order to achieve clear, thoughtful writing that is coherent, organized, and well-developed. The course addresses sentence level components of writing as well as text level components, and emphasizes revision through a portfolio assembly process. MLA format and source documentation are integral parts of the course. Students receiving an "A", "B", or "C" grade have met the prerequisite for and are eligible to enroll in English 106 and 190, and in Speech 201 and 250. Students who do not receive an "A", "B", or "C" will receive a "U" and must enroll in English 105; these students have no met the prerequisite for and are not eligible for enrollment in the previously mentioned courses.