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ENGL 065 Spelling Improvement

1-2 credits
In this course students will work with an instructor to complete an independent self-study program designed to improve spelling proficiency. This course will help students sound out new words by applying basic phonic principles, provide practice in applying four basic spelling rules, and introduce techniques for memorizing words that are not spelled entirely by sound. Individual instruction and testing will be given on all the major rules and concepts in this course.

Prerequisites: ASC instructor permission.

Student Outcomes/Competencies:
Upon successful completion of this course students will be able to:

  • Use basic phonics rules and concepts
  • Understand and use visualization
  • Be familiar with basic spelling rules and conventions
  • Utilize a dictionary, spell-checker or computer to proofread work