Taking English classes at Brookhaven is an affordable way to get started on a path to a brighter future. Whether you’re taking classes to transfer to a four-year college or university, or for personal enrichment, our curriculum will give you the foundational skills you need.
You will refine your reading, writing and critical thinking skills at the freshman and sophomore level of instruction, and you will be exposed to a variety of writing experiences — especially those designed to provide practical writing experience for the 21st century. You’ll also practice writing to add to and improve your skills in visual literacy, evaluative analysis, problem solving and information literacy.
Sample Grading Guide for Essays