Nov 29, 2022  
SFCC Catalog 2020-2021 
SFCC Catalog 2020-2021 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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READ 101L - Critical Reading Across the Disciplines

Credits: 2

Students will work with college-level readings to strengthen reading comprehension and critical thinking skills. Basics include notetaking skills, vocabulary development, main ideas and supporting details, outlining and mapping, and writing summaries. Students learn to interpret and evaluate readings by examining tone, symbolism, and figurative language in texts; by analyzing logic, emotion, and other aspects of argumentation; and by identifying logical fallacies. The course includes basic research skills using library, internet, and community resources. This course is a prerequisite for English 109.

Prerequisite(s): READ 100L  or appropriate placement score.
Offered: Summer, Fall and Spring.
Four lab hours.

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