Reading (RDG)

RDG-075  Personal Achievement Reading  (1)  

Develops reading comprehension skills and strategies. Introduces habits used by skilled readers utilizing actual texts from currently enrolled classes. Incorporates effective study skills for course quizzes and tests. Practices strategies through a lab environment. Arts & Sciences Elective Code: D

Hours per week: 2.0 lab

RDG-095  College Reading  (3)  

Introduces college-level reading skills, including identifying and analyzing factual statements, topics, and supporting details; recognizing, using, developing and outlining relationships; and learning critical reading strategies. Arts & Sciences Elective Code: D

Hours per week: 3.0 lecture

RDG-130  Effective Reading Strategies  (3)  

Provides instruction in study skills and reading improvement for college readers. Develops flexibility in students' reading rates and strategies for improving comprehension of standard college texts. Provides practice with library, test taking, time management and vocabulary skills. Recommended to be taken in conjunction with another college-level course. Also recommend: Also recommended: an ACCUPLACER score of 45 or above, or ACT score of 16 or above. Arts & Sciences Elective Code: A

Hours per week: 3.0 lecture

RDG-924  Honors Project  (1)  

Allows a qualified honors student to pursue a special concentration of study under the guidance of a faculty member. Requires completion of an honors project contract. May be taken more than once. Arts & Sciences Elective Code: A; Comments: Requires approval of supervising professor and dean

Hours per week: 1.0 lecture

RDG-928  Independent Study  (1-3)  

Allows the student to pursue a special concentration of study under the guidance of a faculty member. Requires an independent study contract. Arts & Sciences Elective Code: A; Comments: Requires approval of supervising professor and dean

Hours per week: 2.0 lab