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Active as of Fall Semester 2010

I. General Information

1. Course Title:
College Reading

2. Course Prefix & Number:
READ 1401

3. Course Credits and Contact Hours:

Credits: 3

Lecture Hours: 3

4. Course Description:

This course is designed to help students understand fundamental academic reading strategies. Students will analyze and interpret what they read through discussion, writing and reading. Additionally, students will have the opportunity to:  identify and use a wide variety of strategies for reading your college assignments, develop a repertoire of discipline-specific reading skills, know what to do when they don’t understand something you read, apply appropriate strategies when you encounter new or technical words, participate effectively in a community of academic readers, summarize and evaluate critically the ideas presented in textbooks.

5. Placement Tests Required:

Accuplacer (specify test): Reading Score: 78

6. Prerequisite Courses:

READ 1401 - College Reading

All Credit(s) from the following...
Course CodeCourse TitleCredits
READ 1500Reading II

9. Co-requisite Courses:

READ 1401 - College Reading

There are no corequisites for this course.