Spring 2014 Class Schedule (CRC)



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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. Students are encouraged to enroll in ENGLB 70 for access to individualized help in the Reading and Writing Center.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 18-May 21
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC S.Giedd              CRC MAIN CAC 204         14380 
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TTh       01:30PM-02:50PM LEC J.Clanton            CRC MAIN BS 160          13750 Textbook
TTh       03:00PM-04:20PM LEC K.Feindert           CRC MAIN BS 120          15217 Textbook
MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LEC J.Seamons            CRC MAIN BS 128          14461 Textbook


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, Jan 18-May 21
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC S.Giedd              CRC MAIN CAC 204         14789 
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TTh       03:00PM-04:20PM LEC A.Casareno           CRC MAIN BS 114          14448 Textbook
MW        07:00PM-08:20PM LEC J.Seamons            CRC MAIN BS 120          13751 Textbook
 

TBA       TBA             LEC S.Giedd              CRC MAIN Online          14729 Textbook
Online class.
Orientation: Tuesday, January 21, 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 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, Jan 18-May 21
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC S.Giedd              CRC MAIN BS 112B         14447 
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Spring 2014 Class Schedule

Updated: August 28, 2014