READ0300: TECHNICAL READING I
A course designed to enable college students to become more aware of
themselves as readers and to develop strategies and skills to meet the demands
of college reading. Emphasis is placed on comprehension. Academic support
to further facilitate students’ success is available. This course does not count
toward graduation at NCTC..
THEA or COMPASS placement score.
Henry, D. J. The Skilled Reader, 2 ed., 2008, Pearson/Longman
Richek, M. The World of Words 7 ed., 2000, Houghton Mifflin
My Reading Lab
A college dictionary is recommended.
Sample Syllabus (PDF)