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Writing 099

Writing 099 (non-credit)

Length of Course: 14 weeks

Classroom Hours per Week: 4

Prerequisite: C- in English 099 or Communications 12

Text: The Canadian Writer's World (2nd Can. Ed.). L. Gaetz et al. Pearson Pub.

Course Description:

Writing 099 is a pre-university course in academic writing (expository prose), grammar and sentence development for students who are preparing to take university transfer English.


Writing assignments and quizzes 60%
Participation 10%
Final Examination 30%


Steve Barnes, B.Sc. (Alberta), M.A. (British Columbia)
Zeferino Cabrita, B.A., B.F.A., M.A. (British Columbia)
Dilek Cansin, B.A. (Macalester College), M.A. (British Columbia)
Debra Clarke, B.Sc., M.A., TESL Cert (British Columbia)
Angela Lavery, B.A., B.Ed., (Toronto), M.A.  British Columbia)
Nicola Maher, B.A. (British Columbia), M.A. (Sussex)
Leslie Mercer, B.A.(British Columbia), M.A. (University College Dublin)
Jim Smith , B.Ed., M.Ed. (British Columbia), M.A. (Simon Fraser)
Gary Swanson , B.A. (Simon Fraser), M.A. (British Columbia)