Spring 2011 Class Schedule (CRC)



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ENGRD 14    Reading Skills    3 Units

Prerequisite: Reading skill demonstrated by the assessment process.
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, Jan 15-May 18
MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC J.Clanton            CRC MAIN CAC 204         18398 
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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, Jan 15-May 18
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC L.Quinn              CRC MAIN P 131           18396 
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MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC J.Clanton            CRC MAIN CAC 204         18394 Textbook
TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC N.Konecny            CRC MAIN L 104           18392 Textbook


ENGRD 110    Comprehension Strategies and Vocabulary Development For College    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGRD 15 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement 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, Jan 15-May 18
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC S.Giedd              CRC MAIN LRC 102         20042 
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TTh       01:30PM-02:50PM LEC A.Casareno           CRC MAIN BS 160          18390 Textbook
TTh       04:30PM-05:50PM LEC L.Quinn              CRC MAIN LRC 102         18388 Textbook
MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LEC J.Seamons            CRC MAIN BS 128          20336 Textbook


ENGRD 310    Prose Analysis and Interpretation    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGRD 110 or ESLR 320 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement 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 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, Jan 15-May 18
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC A.Casareno           CRC MAIN CAC 204         21490 
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TTh       12:00PM-01:20PM LEC S.Giedd              CRC MAIN BS 160          18416 Textbook
This course is part of the Foundations for Academic Success Learning Community. Students must enroll in the following courses: ENGRD 310 (18416) and ENGWR 300 (21228). They must also attend a total of three hours per week of Math Lab, Reading and Writing Center, and Supplemental Instruction.
Enrollment requires Consent by Permission Number. Students who wish to become part of this Learning Community must contact Jackie Mathis at (916) 691-7465 in order to register for these courses.

TTh       03:00PM-04:20PM LEC A.Casareno           CRC MAIN BS 114          20286 Textbook
MW        07:00PM-08:20PM LEC J.Seamons            CRC MAIN BS 120          18408 Textbook
 

TBA       TBA             LEC S.Giedd              CRC MAIN Online          21166 Textbook
Online class.
Orientation: Tuesday, January 18, 4:30 p.m.- 5:50 p.m., LRC-203
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 placement 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, Jan 15-May 18
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC S.Giedd              CRC MAIN BS 112B         20284 
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Spring 2011 Class Schedule

Updated: April 27, 2011