READ 825  - Intro to College Reading

READ 825 INTRODUCTION TO COLLEGE READING (3)

Pass/No Pass or letter grade option. Minimum of 48 lecture hours plus 16 hours by arrangement per term. Recommended Preparation: ESL 857 or appropriate skill level indicated by the Reading placement tests.

Description: Instruction in techniques for improving skills basic to college reading. Focus on comprehension, vocabulary building, and college study-reading skills using a variety of nonfiction and fiction materials. Includes books for enjoyment, written responses to text, and use of computers. Provides reading preparation for ENGL 828, ESL 400, and READ 830. (Units do not apply toward AA/AS degree.)

 

College of San Mateo Department: Reading Number of Units: 3
This description is for the Fall 2014 term