Catalog 2017-2018 
    Dec 01, 2020  
Catalog 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ENGL 097 Reading Comprehension

1 credits
Covers reading skills, including vocabulary building, word knowledge, and reading comprehension.

Prerequisites: ENGL 095 , ENGL 096 , or equivalent placement score.

Global Outcomes:
This course teaches to the global outcome of Communication.

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

  • Identify compound words, the roots of words, and Greek and Latin roots
  • Use words with multiple meanings, homonyms, synonyms, antonyms, and idioms
  • Identify main ideas, author bias, and techniques of persuasion in short passages

Total Hours: 20 Lab or Clinical Hours: 20