Reading

Classes

RDG 080 : Reading Laboratory

This course, which may be repeated as needed, provides students with a laboratory environment where they can receive help from qualified instructors on reading assignments at the developmental level. Emphasis is placed on one-to-one guidance to supplement instruction in reading courses. A student’s success in this course is measured by success in those other reading courses in which the student is enrolled.

Credits

1

Prerequisites

None.

RDG 084 : Developmental Reading I

This course is designed to assist students whose placement test scores indicate serious difficulty with decoding skills, comprehension, vocabulary, and study skills.

Credits

4

Prerequisites

Appropriate placement score.

RDG 085 : Developmental Reading II

This course is designed to assist students whose placement test scores indicate serious difficulty with decoding skills, comprehension, vocabulary, and study skills.

Credits

4

Prerequisites

RDG 084 or equivalent placement score.

RDG 114 : Critical Reading for College

This course is designed to enhance critical reading skills. Topics include vocabulary enrichment, reading flexibility, metacognitive strategies, and advanced comprehension skills, including analysis and evaluation. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate comprehension and analysis and respond effectively to material across disciplines.

Credits

4

Prerequisites

College test score placement or permission of the instructor.