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Active as of Fall Semester 2019

I. General Information

1. Course Title:
Critical Literacy

2. Course Prefix & Number:
READ 1505

3. Course Credits and Contact Hours:

Credits: 2

Lecture Hours: 2

Lab Hours: 0

4. Course Description:

Critical Literacy provides advanced instruction in critical academic discourse to support success in Composition I and other college-level courses. Using theme based readings from a variety of academic disciplines, students analyze complex academic texts, critically respond to ideas and information in academic texts, and construct essays and other written responses that integrate ideas and information from academic texts.

5. Placement Tests Required:

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

6. Prerequisite Courses:

READ 1505 - Critical Literacy

There are no prerequisites for this course.

7. Other Prerequisites
C or Better in Academic Literacy

9. Co-requisite Courses:

READ 1505 - Critical Literacy

There are no corequisites for this course.