Academics

Reading Courses

REA 0001 Basic Reading Skills I (5)(CC)

Three hours lecture and participation and two hours laboratory per week. This course is designed to develop skills in word recognition, vocabulary and literal and critical comprehension. After successful completion, the student may enroll in REA 0002. Placement for next level of reading is determined by test scores. Students must also register for REA 0001L.

REA 0002 Basic Reading Skills II (5)(CC) 

Three hours lecture and two hours laboratory per week. Prerequisite: successful completion of REA 0001 or appropriate score on placement instruments. This course is designed to develop skills in vocabulary, comprehension and reading rate. Students must also register for REA 0002L. 

REA 1105 College Reading Techniques (3)(A.A.)

Three hours per week. A program designed to develop efficient reading habits for purposeful application. Emphasis is on development of vocabulary, comprehension techniques, critical analysis and written response to various types of reading materials. Instruction is presented through a lecture-participation approach. 

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