Reading
CRITICAL READING
READ 087
4 Credits
44 hours of lecture
Development of advanced comprehension skills such as recognizing the author's tone, interpreting figuration language, distinguishing fact and opinion, recognizing persuasive language, and evaluating the soundness of an argument. Prerequisite: Recommending score on placement test or written consent of Instructional Unit.
COLLEGE READING
READ 100
4 Credits
44 hours of lecture
Develops skills for more comprehensive and efficient college level reading. Emphasis is on the improvement of comprehension and reading rate, the development of good reading habits, critical and analytical skills, study-reading techniques, and vocabulary enhancements. Prerequisite: College reading level on placement test or recommendation of instructor. [GE]