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READ 825 Introduction to College Reading

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Minimum Grade for Prerequisites

Unless otherwise indicated, a grade of C or higher is required for all prerequisite courses.

Course 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: 3
Units do not apply toward AA/AS degree
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • TBA hours/semester: 16-18
  • Homework hours/semester: 80-90
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None