ENGL 180 Critical Reading in the Humanities Lab • V1-2 Cr.
Students work individually under supervision of lab staff to strengthen skills that enhance the ability to read critically. Increases academic vocabulary, builds reading rate, and identifies specific information in reading selections necessary for critical reading. Provides required lab work for ENGL 106.
Description starting Summer 2016
Open to students who have placed at the English 101 level or above, English 180 students work individually under the supervision of the Reading Lab Director to strengthen skills that enhance the ability to read critically. This course is a graded class with transferable credits. One credit represents 22 hours of lab work and the course may be taken for 1 or 2 credits. Students are automatically enrolled in English 180 if they are taking English 106.
After completing this class, students should be able to:
- Differentiate and apply appropriate, effective reading skills and strategies to academic reading assignments