• College English COMM 1138

    Distance Learning Online

    Our College English course teaches you effective strategies to inform and persuade. Study models for planning and organizing what you are going to communicate, and apply those models in a variety of situations. Acquire techniques for improving critical thinking, researching and self-editing.

    Also check out our in-class course: COMM 1008 College English


    Course Delivery Method:

    This is an online course delivered via Blackboard Learn. The final exam for this course is held at our St. James Campus in Toronto, Ontario. If you live too far away to come to that campus, email celiberal@georgebrown.ca to arrange to have your exam supervised by an approved test centre.

    Technical/Computer Requirements:

    Refer to the basic technology requirements for Blackboard online courses.


    You must have completed our ENGL 1030 Skills for College English course or you must complete the General English Assessment and score high enough to be assigned to College English. (You must complete the General English Assessment at a George Brown College campus assessment centre.) You must present proof that you meet the prerequisite requirement at the first class. If you have not met the prerequisite requirement by the first class, you will be withdrawn from the course.

    Full-time Equivalent(s)

    COMM 1007

    Contact Information

    Some courses require you to purchase a textbook. The cost of the textbook is not included in the course fee unless otherwise indicated. If there is a textbook assigned for this course, it will be listed on the bookstore website.