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English Composition?

cloudlessblu1108cloudlessblu1108 Registered User Posts: 24 New Member
edited August 2008 in McGill University
Does McGill offer english comp or expository writing? I can't find it on Minerva
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Replies to: English Composition?

  • TasniaTasnia Registered User Posts: 86 Junior Member
    Don't know. But related: Do they offer an creative writing courses?
  • BlobofBlobof Registered User Posts: 1,183 Senior Member
    I do believe lots of McGill students actually take creative writing courses at Concordia.
  • juliusharkjuliushark Registered User Posts: 777 Member
    if you want to learn English go to an ESL program




































    :p
  • cloudlessblu1108cloudlessblu1108 Registered User Posts: 24 New Member
    I don't want to learn english, I just need this class because graduate schools and professional schools require english comp or expository writing as a prerequisite
  • casszcassz Registered User Posts: 78 Junior Member
    Unfortunately, McGill does not offer English Comp or Expository Writing courses; however, Concordia does: Programs & Courses Creative Writing

    You would be considered a visiting student at Concordia. More info here: Programmes d’échanges d’étudiants de la CREPUQ (PÉÉ)
  • transferwanabetransferwanabe Registered User Posts: 12 New Member
    Would Research essay and Rhetoric fulfill English Comp, or expository writing requirement?
  • casszcassz Registered User Posts: 78 Junior Member
    @ transferwanabe:

    It varies with the med/dental/grad school. Some explicitly state that ESL, Scientific, Professional, Technical and Creative Writing classes do not fulfill the English requirement. You'd have to check with the school you're interested in.
  • transferwanabetransferwanabe Registered User Posts: 12 New Member
    Hey Cassz, thanks for the advice, but i am taking the course for native english speaker, and i have the medical school i am interested in they were totally ok!

    Original Message
    From: Admissions Office [mailto:[email protected]]
    Sent: Mon 8/11/2008 10:41 AM
    Subject: Re: [MD Admissions] requirement

    Thank you for your e-mail. That course can be used to fulfill our requirement.
    At 11:08 PM 8/8/2008, wrote:
    >I'm a student at McGill University considering HMS. I was wondering
    >if Research Essay and Rhetoric can be use as a substitute for expository writing because McGill
    >does not have English composition and expository writing courses. thank you, Cedric K.

    ______________________________________________________
    Jason Graff
    on behalf of The Office of the Committee on Admissions
    Harvard Medical School
    25 Shattuck Street, Gordon Hall 306
    Boston, MA 02115
    phone: (617) 432-1550
    fax: (617) 432-3307
    e-mail: [email protected] (Admissions Office HMS)
    ______________________________________________________
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