Grammar: Foundational

Course Description


Single-semester course. Basic English grammar crash course: a survey of essential grammar concepts and skills, for students who do not have a solid grasp of basic grammar. Parts of speech and their uses, mechanics, verb tenses, and fundamental skills in diagramming. 

Designed for students with little grammar knowledge. We recommend that students start the WTMA grammar sequence at either the Foundational or Basic level. Click here for an explanation of our writing and grammar curriculum, and sample course sequences.

Prerequisite: Foundational or Basic Grammar Placement Test

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Class meets once per week for 50-55 minutes.

Class cap: 15 students.

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