House Bill 2504 Spring 2011 Course Syllabus ENGL-0302-20 (College Reading Skills)
Spring 2011 Course Syllabus
ENGL-0302-20 (College Reading Skills)
|Instructor||Kotaska, Kathleen Elizabeth|
|Course ID #||10339|
|Course Title||College Reading Skills|
|Course Description||A course that stresses the analytical and critical thinking skills associated with successful college reading.|
|Course Prerequisites||Students are allowed to register and remain in this course when they have passed the previous developmental English course or by direct placement through COMPASS, THEA, or other standardized testing.|
|Required Textbooks||Backpack Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, Drama, and Writing. 3rd Edition. Kennedy & Gioia. In addition to this book you will need a subscription to mylitlabplus. An explanation of materials as well as cost will be discussed on the first day of class.|
1.Apply a strategic approach to the development of academic and personal vocabulary.
2.Demonstrate analytical and evaluative comprehension through text analysis.
3.Develop a variety of study strategies and apply them to content area texts.
4.Locate, access and use needed information.
5.Participate in a community of readers.
|Attendance Policy||Please refer to the attendance policy distributed on the first day of class.|
|Determination of Final Grade||omework/Literaturelab: 25%, Quizzes/Tests: 50%, Final Exam: 25%|
|Final Exam Date||May 13, 2011 - 8:00 AM|
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