Fall 2012 Class Schedule (CRC)



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ENGRD 14    Reading Skills    3 Units

Prerequisite: None
Advisory: Concurrent enrollment in ENGWR 45, ENGWR 44, and ENGLB 70.
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This reading course is designed to help students master the foundations of reading skill: word attack, vocabulary, development, and basic comprehension. This course may be taken twice for credit with the recommendation of the instructor. Students are strongly encouraged to enroll in ENGLB 70 for access to individualized help in the Reading and Writing Center.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC J.Clanton            CRC MAIN CAC 204         13576 
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ENGRD 15    Basic Reading Skills    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGRD 14 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
Advisory: Concurrent enrollment in ENGLB 70.
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This reading course is designed to help students master basic, pre-collegiate reading skills by developing vocabulary, literal and inferential comprehension, textbook reading techniques, and study skills and by reading for pleasure. Students may become more efficient readers by learning to vary rate and comprehension depending upon purpose for reading. This course may be taken twice for credit with the recommendation of the instructor. Students are encouraged to enroll in ENGLB 70 for access to individualized help in the Reading and Writing Center.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC J.Clanton            CRC MAIN CAC 204         13575 
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ENGRD 110    Comprehension Strategies and Vocabulary Development For College    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGRD 15 with a grade of "C" or better; or equivalent skills demonstrated through the assessment process.
Advisory: ENGLB 70 and ENGWR 51
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This reading course in designed to help students prepare for college level reading by refining vocabulary, literal and inferential comprehension skills, textbook reading techniques, and study skills and by reading for pleasure. Efficiency is gained by learning to vary rate and comprehension depending upon purposes for reading. This course may be taken twice for credit with the recommendation of the instructor. Students are encouraged to enroll in ENGLB 70 for access to individualized help in the Reading and Writing Center.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
TTh       01:30PM-02:50PM LEC R.Borcz              CRC MAIN CAC 230         13572 
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TTh       04:30PM-05:50PM LEC L.Quinn              CRC MAIN LRC 102         13571 Textbook
MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LEC J.Seamons            CRC MAIN CAC 204         14544 Textbook


ENGRD 299    Experimental Offering in English - Reading    .5-4 Units

Prerequisite: None
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
Accelerated Reading
TTh       03:00PM-05:05PM LEC A.Casareno           CRC MAIN LRC 105         20127 
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4 UNITS, 72 hours LECTURE
Team taught by Professor Alex Casareno and Professor Shihni Giedd.
Enrollment requires Instructor Consent by Permission Number. Students who wish to enroll should contact Professor Alex Casareno casarea@crc.losrios.edu or Professor Shihni Giedd giedds@crc.losrios.edu in order to register for this course.

Accelerated Reading
TTh       03:00PM-05:05PM LEC S.Giedd              CRC MAIN LRC 105         20127 Textbook
4 UNITS, 72 hours LECTURE
Team taught by Professor Alex Casareno and Professor Shihni Giedd.
Enrollment requires Instructor Consent by Permission Number. Students who wish to enroll should contact Professor Alex Casareno casarea@crc.losrios.edu or Professor Shihni Giedd giedds@crc.losrios.edu in order to register for this course.



ENGRD 310    Critical Reading as Critical Thinking    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGRD 110 or ESLR 320 with a grade of "C" or better; or equivalent skills demonstrated through the assessment process.
Advisory: ENGLB 70, ENGWR 101, or ESLW 320
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b)
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This overview course covers the theory and practice of reading skills needed for proficient academic performance with emphasis on the following: 1) critical and analytical evaluation of college level expository, narrative, descriptive, and argumentative essays, 2) vocabulary development, 3) critical analysis and evaluation of research, 4) application in multicultural essays, fiction and nonfiction reading, 5) development of flexibility of reading rate, and 6) application in textbook, fiction, and nonfiction reading. This course meets the reading competency required for the A.A. and A.S. degrees. Additional work in the Reading/Writing Center (ENGLB 70) may be advised. May be taken once for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC A.Casareno           CRC MAIN CAC 204         13586 
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TTh       12:00PM-01:20PM LEC S.Giedd              CRC MAIN P 131           13585 Textbook
TTh       03:00PM-04:20PM LEC N.Konecny            CRC MAIN BS 114          14521 Textbook
MW        07:00PM-08:20PM LEC J.Seamons            CRC MAIN CAC 204         13582 Textbook
 

TBA       TBA             LEC S.Giedd              CRC MAIN Online          14615 Textbook
Online class.
Orientation: Tuesday, August 28, 2012 4:30 p.m.- 5:50 p.m. in LRC-202.
Students who fail to attend the mandatory on-campus orientation and provide proof of prerequisite or assessment test results will be dropped from the class on the first day of school. The required on campus final exam schedule will be announced at a later time. For more information, e-mail Professor Shihni Giedd at giedds@crc.losrios.edu
For additional online course information go to www.crc.losrios.edu/de



ENGRD 312    Academic Textbook Reading    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGRD 110 and ESLR 320 with grades of "C" or better; or equivalent skills demonstrated through the assessment process.
Advisory: ENGLB 70, ENGWR 101, or ESLW 320
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed to refine students' ability to read, understand and respond to college-level textbooks across the curriculum. Activities emphasize discipline-based vocabulary, reading strategies, critical thinking, interpretation of figures, facts, and data and reading rates as they relate to academic success. This course meets the Reading Competency requirement for the A.A. and A.S. degrees. Students are encouraged to enroll in ENGLB 70 for access to individualized help in the Reading and Writing Center.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC S.Giedd              CRC MAIN P 131           14647 
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Fall 2012 Class Schedule

Updated: January 22, 2013