Oct 19, 2018  
2018-19 RACC Student Catalog 
    
2018-19 RACC Student Catalog
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COM 021 - Basics of College Reading


3 Credit Hours

The course is designed to assist students in developing reading competencies necessary to function satisfactorily in college-level courses. Strategies and skills that promote comprehension, recall, and retention of written text are emphasized. In addition, strategies to develop vocabulary are presented. Course materials are drawn from adapted college textbook materials, college-level texts, news articles, essays and magazine articles. Practical applications of reading and vocabulary strategies are emphasized to promote improved comprehension and expanded vocabulary.

Prerequisite(s): Placement by appropriate score on placement test.

Semesters Offered: All



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