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Active as of Summer Session 2022

I. General Information

1. Course Title:
Academic Literacy

2. Course Prefix & Number:
READ 0595

3. Course Credits and Contact Hours:

Credits: 4

Lecture Hours: 4

Lab Hours: 0

4. Course Description:

Academic Literacy provides intensive instruction in critical thinking, reading, and writing in preparation for Composition I and other college courses. Using theme-based readings from a variety of genres, coursework will emphasize independent reading of complex academic texts, critical response to ideas and information in academic texts, writing essays that integrate ideas and information from academic texts, and practice in understanding lectures and preparing for discussions.

5. Placement Tests Required:

Accuplacer (specify test): Writing Pre-College Level or Writing Introductory College Level or Writing College Level CLC or Writing College Level or Writing Honors College Level Score:

6. Prerequisite Courses:

READ 0595 - Academic Literacy

There are no prerequisites for this course.

9. Co-requisite Courses:

READ 0595 - Academic Literacy

There are no corequisites for this course.