Reading and Vocabulary 1

Course Code: COMX-4011

Course Description

This is a high beginning course designed to not only improve reading proficiency but also increase the appreciation of reading. It teaches language through reading and vocabulary. It is for students who need either to improve or review basic reading and vocabulary skills in English. Word attack skills, phonics, and syllabication are some of the skills that are introduced during the course. In addition, students will learn how to distinguish between a topic, main idea and supporting details as they expand their word recognition and active production of vocabulary. Skimming and scanning, pronoun reference, main ideas and their relationships to supporting ideas will be part of textual analysis. Students will also work with the content of reading passages through discussion and writing exercises that focus on meaning. The objective is to help students prepare for future academic coursework. Combined with credit ESOL-0311.

For questions regarding this course, please contact Shannon Bailey.

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2018 Spring Semester
Northridge Campus
Jan 16th - May 10th
TTh @ 4:00 PM - 5:20 PM
3 Seats Avail.
South Austin Campus
Jan 16th - May 10th
TTh @ 6:00 PM - 7:20 PM
9 Seats Avail.
Highland Campus
Jan 17th - May 9th
MW @ 10:30 AM - 11:50 AM
3 Seats Avail.
2018 Summer Semester
Northridge Campus
May 29th - Aug 9th
TTh @ 5:00 PM - 6:50 PM
12 Seats Avail.
Eastview Campus
May 29th - Aug 9th
TTh @ 10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
15 Seats Avail.
South Austin Campus
May 30th - Aug 13th
MW @ 6:00 PM - 7:55 PM
12 Seats Avail.
2018 Fall Semester
South Austin Campus
Aug 27th - Dec 12th
MW @ 7:30 PM - 8:50 PM
16 Seats Avail.
Northridge Campus
Aug 27th - Dec 12th
MW @ 10:30 AM - 11:50 AM
16 Seats Avail.
Eastview Campus
Aug 28th - Dec 13th
TTh @ 10:30 AM - 11:50 AM
16 Seats Avail.

* This Course Is Convertible To Credit

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