Jefferson Hancock's English Page
English 100 Section 1
Elements of Writing
English 100 begins Monday, August 27.
students who do not log in and complete work in the first week
of class will be dropped to accommodate wait-listed students.
This is an
online course which uses Canvas online learning system.
Please become familiar with Canvas before starting the class by
visiting the page at the link below:
This class takes place entirely online and, thus, requires a
reliable internet connection.
There is no orientation.
Students communicate with the instructor via e-mail.
Mr. Hancock recommends using a good word processing program to
succeed in this course.
Students should not use phones to complete assignments.
Having a good sized screen and keyboard is important for editing
Registered students who
do not log in and complete work in the first week of class will
be dropped to accommodate wait-listed students..
If space becomes
available, students will be given add codes according to their
number on the wait list starting on Tuesday,
Please do not ask for an add code. Students will be
contacted with add code information on September 4.
Students will need
the following textbook before the class begins:
Books are available at the Cabrillo College
Seahawk bookstore, but may be purchased wherever the
Reading will commence on the first day of class, August
27. Prices range from 30-100 dollars.
- Develops skills in writing a
variety of academic and professional documents, including
personal narratives, analytical essays, reports, and
- Students read and discuss prose
models, complete timed writings, and prepare a portfolio
of written work.
- Students write, revise, and edit
a minimum of 6,000 words
- Assignments and additional
readings will take place in Canvas Learning Management
System, so students should have a Cabrillo account and be
familiar with logging in and using the Canvas system.
- This class takes
place entirely online and, thus, requires a reliable
- There is no
communicate with the instructor via e-mail. There are no
in-person meetings. .
- Corequisites: ENGL
100L or ENGL 115. Recommended Preparation: READ 100.
hour: online, by arrangement, via e-mail, any time.
does not have Skype or webcam..