College English COMM 1138


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. Learn the techniques you need to improve your critical thinking, researching and self-editing.

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


Course Delivery Method:

This is a self-directed online course delivered via Blackboard Learn/Collaborate. The final exam for this course is normally held at our St. James Campus in Toronto, Ontario but will be held online through Blackboard while the college is closed.


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 have met 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 If you have not met the prerequisite requirement by the first class, you will be withdrawn from the course.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

COMM 1007

Hours and Fees





Course Sections

Liberal Studies Department

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.