Northern Wyoming Community College District (NWCCD) is a multi-campus community college serving Sheridan, Campbell, and Johnson Counties. Committed to creating student success and making a difference in the communities it serves, NWCCD serves over 8,000 credit and non-credit students per year.
The English program includes an introduction to literary traditions, creative writing, critical approaches to literature, and core areas of literature including contemporary literature and poetry. It provides students with a comprehensive study of the English language, uses of the language, and the methods by which ideas are communicated. A graduate of the English program is prepared to transfer into a Bachelor’s degree program.
English Program Outcomes
Write well-developed college-level documents tailored to a specific writing situation.
Critique a variety of written material with the concepts and terminology appropriate to the audience and genre.
Apply appropriate concepts and terminology to different types and major periods of literature.
Analyze various forms of literature and the role literature plays in life, culture, and history.
Evaluate information from various forms, genres, and time periods to comment upon the universal and individual human experiences.