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Edmonds Community College    
  Feb 23, 2018
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BSTEC 107 - Business English

Maximum of 5.0 possible Credits
Review parts of speech, sentence structure, subject/verb agreement, punctuation, capitalization, number usage, and language usage in professional business writing. Prerequisite: Placement into BRDGE 093  or EAP 100 .

Course Objectives
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  1. Identify sentence patterns, types, and faults. [REASON]
  2. Identify parts of speech. [REASON]
  3. Use plural and possessive nouns correctly. [COMMUNICATE]
  4. Use personal, possessive, and indefinite pronouns correctly. [COMMUNICATE]
  5. Use verb tenses and voices correctly and achieve subject-verb agreement. [COMMUNICATE]
  6. Use modifiers (primarily, adjectives and adverbs) correctly. [COMMUNICATE]
  7. Use correct punctuation. [REASON]
  8. Use correct capitalization. [REASON]

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