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College Reading Courses Offered

ENGLISH 090R: READING SKILLS DEVELOPMENT
3 units, 3 hours lecture, 1 hour laboratory
 

Recommended Preparation: Completion of assessment process with appropriate score for entrance to English 090. Concurrent enrollment in English 090.This course is designed as a develop- mental course for students needing to improve basic reading skills. Emphasis is placed on building vocabulary, improving comprehension, increasing reading speed, and applying basic study skills. This course is offered on a Pass/No Pass basis only. (Non-degree credit course)

 


ENGLISH 098R: READING FUNDAMENTALS
3 units, 3 hours lecture, 1 hour laboratory
 

Prerequisite: “Pass” grade in English 090 and 090R or equivalent or assessment recommendation for English 098.

Recommended Preparation: Concurrent enrollment in English 098. This course is designed to provide an introduction to effective reading skills and strategies. An emphasis is placed on expanding vocabulary, improving reading comprehension, and increasing speed. Students will also learn basic strategies for inferential and critical reading. (Non-degree credit course)

 


ENGLISH 110R: PRINCIPLES OF COLLEGE READING
3 units, 3 hours lecture, 1 hour laboratory
 

Prerequisite: A "C" or "Pass" grade or higher in English 098R or assessment score indicating placement in English 110.

Recommended Preparation: Concurrent enrollment in English 110. This course is designed to develop effective reading skills and strategies necessary for the reading of college level material. Emphasis is on developing vocabulary geared toward college textbooks and learning strategies.

Last Updated: 04/03/2016
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  • Grossmont
  • Cuyamaca
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