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Master Course Outline
Reading Improvement

Course Number: READ 088
Credits: 5
Hours per Quarter: 50

Lecture Hours:50


Description
Designed to improve how ably students utilize reading strategies to improve their overall comprehension. It reinforces skills in recognizing and using information selectively, increasing critical thinking about reading material, and increasing overall reading speed to better meet college reading demands. Prerequisite: Appropriate placement score or by successful completion of READ 078.

Intended Skills and Attitude Outcomes
A. Identify reading strategies that will help the student gain information from texts in various academic reading situations.
B. Recognize the central idea(s) of a reading.
C. Recognize the main and supporting material of a paragraph.
D. Paraphrase material from readings for his or her own comprehension.
E. Summarize information using various forms of concept maps.
F. Write a written response to a question or problem posed by the instructor integrating material from a group of related readings.


Syllabi Listing
Course
Year Quarter
Item
Instructor  
READ 088
Fall 2014
0370
karen kirkwood
READ 088
Fall 2014
0368
Jennifer Vaughn
READ 088
Spring 2014
0370
karen kirkwood
READ 088
Spring 2014
0368
Sally Bormann
READ 088
Winter 2014
8013
Philip Coffeen
READ 088
Winter 2014
0370
karen kirkwood
READ 088
Winter 2014
0368
Sally Bormann
READ 088
Fall 2013
6847
James Bower
READ 088
Fall 2013
0370
karen kirkwood
READ 088
Fall 2013
0368
Deana York
READ 088
Summer 2013
8061
Philip Coffeen
READ 088
Spring 2013
8056
Philip Coffeen
READ 088
Spring 2013
8013
Erica Wauchek
READ 088
Spring 2013
0370
karen kirkwood
READ 088
Winter 2013
8056
Philip Coffeen
READ 088
Winter 2013
8013
Erica Wauchek
READ 088
Winter 2013
0370
karen kirkwood
READ 088
Fall 2012
8056
Julie Spada
READ 088
Fall 2012
8013
Katherine Redar
READ 088
Fall 2012
6847
James Bower
READ 088
Summer 2012
8056
Julie Spada
READ 088
Summer 2012
8013
Katherine Redar
READ 088
Spring 2012
9627
Mrs Smith
READ 088
Spring 2012
8056
Timothy Boutz
READ 088
Spring 2012
8013
Jeff Warner
READ 088
Spring 2012
2040
Lisa Chamberlin
READ 088
Winter 2012
8056
Timothy Boutz
READ 088
Winter 2012
8013
Jeff Warner
READ 088
Winter 2012
1407
Lisa Chamberlin
READ 088
Fall 2011
8013
Jeff Warner
READ 088
Fall 2011
6847
James Bower
READ 088
Fall 2011
1214
Lisa Chamberlin
READ 088
Fall 2011
1213
Lisa Chamberlin
READ 088
Summer 2011
8056
Timothy Boutz
READ 088
Spring 2011
9627
Roberto Figueroa
READ 088
Spring 2011
8056
Julie Spada
READ 088
Spring 2011
2040
Sonja Henderson
READ 088
Winter 2011
8056
Timothy Boutz
READ 088
Winter 2011
8013
Jeff Warner
READ 088
Winter 2011
1408
Sonja Henderson
READ 088
Winter 2011
1407
Sonja Henderson
READ 088
Fall 2010
9627
Mrs smith
READ 088
Fall 2010
8013
Katherine Redar
READ 088
Fall 2010
6847
James Bower
READ 088
Spring 2010
2040
Sonja Henderson
READ 088
Winter 2010
1408
Sonja Henderson
READ 088
Winter 2010
1407
Quill West
READ 088
Fall 2009
6847
Helen Castle
READ 088
Fall 2009
1213
Quill West
READ 088
Winter 2009
6851
James Bower
READ 088
Winter 2009
1408
Lisa Chamberlin
READ 088
Fall 2008
6849
Sonja Sanders
READ 088
Fall 2008
1214
WAYNE BUSHNELL
READ 088
Fall 2008
1213
Lisa Chamberlin
READ 088
Winter 2008
6849
Sonja Sanders
READ 088
Fall 2007
6849
Sonja Sanders
READ 088
Fall 2007
1951
WAYNE BUSHNELL
READ 088
Spring 2007
2056
WAYNE BUSHNELL
READ 088
Winter 2007
6849
Billie Havens
READ 088
Winter 2007
1415
WAYNE BUSHNELL
READ 088
Fall 2006
6849
Billie Havens
READ 088
Fall 2006
1951
WAYNE BUSHNELL
READ 088
Fall 2005
6849
Billie Havens
READ 088
Fall 2005
1213
Ann Bogard
READ 088
Spring 2005
6849
Billie Havens
READ 088
Winter 2005
6849
Billie Havens
READ 088
Fall 2004
6849
Karen Van stone
READ 088
Fall 2004
2041
Ann Bogard
READ 088
Spring 2004
6849
Billie Havens
READ 088
Spring 2004
2040
Ann Bogard
READ 088
Winter 2004
6849
Billie Havens
READ 088
Fall 2003
6849
Billie Havens
READ 088
Fall 2003
2041
Ann Bogard
READ 088
Fall 2002
2041
Ann Bogard



Two Year Projected Schedule

Year One* Year Two**
Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Mini 
Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Mini
X
X
X
 
 
X
X
X
 
 

*Year one is all odd years (2003-2004)
**Year two is all even years (2004-2005)