Preparation for CEGEP II:

Essential Principles of English Composition


Recommended Prerequisite: Preparation for CEGEP I (or equivalent)

Essential Principles of English Composition is designed to help all graduating high school students in Quebec prepare for the challenges of academic writing at their English CEGEP.

In this course, you will learn how to organize, produce, and revise a proper CEGEP-level essay. You will learn the fundamentals of essay structure and the organizing principles of the academic paper. In addition, you will learn how to write excellent topic sentences and body paragraphs as well as how to develop a good writing style. Towards the end of the course, with expert guidance every step of the way, you will apply your new skills and write an essay that will be reviewed by your peers and evaluated by your teacher. 


Acquiring these writing skills will have a direct and positive impact on your academic performance and grades since you will now be able to showcase your ideas properly for evaluation. More importantly, the knowledge you gain in this class will substantially increase your enjoyment of learning; you will feel confident and in control.​

Course Schedule for W22 (intensive):

To be determined

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