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Active as of Fall Semester 2015

I. General Information

1. Course Title:
Reading I

2. Course Prefix & Number:
READ 0591

3. Course Credits and Contact Hours:

Credits: 4

Lecture Hours: 4

4. Course Description:

This course is designed for students to improve their basic reading and writing skills. Coursework includes developing a set of strategies for reading and responding to different types of college-level reading materials with an emphasis on general comprehension of print material, vocabulary development, and effective reading and study techniques. The course will consist of a combination of individual and group work, with an emphasis on student participation and interaction. This course develops integrated and contextualized reading and writing skills and strategies. Topics include reading and writing processes, and critical thinking strategies.

5. Placement Tests Required:

Accuplacer (specify test): Accuplacer Score Score: 40

6. Prerequisite Courses:

READ 0591 - Reading I

There are no prerequisites for this course.

9. Co-requisite Courses:

READ 0591 - Reading I

There are no corequisites for this course.