Portland Community College | Portland, Oregon

Presents reading as a process that involves determination of purpose, selection and adjustment of strategies, analysis and reflection of underlying meanings, and integration of prior knowledge with new knowledge to address the purpose. Covers content comprehension, textual analysis, critical thinking skills, study skills, and language analysis at the intermediate level. Includes using the dictionary, finding main ideas, summarizing, inferencing, using context clues and reviewing prereading techniques. Reviews word forms, common affixes, synonyms, and antonyms. Presents readings from textbooks and literature in the context of communicating in academic and adult life roles. Prerequisite: ESOL placement test OR successful completion of ESOL 40 or ESOL 40N; AND concurrent placement in (ESOL 42 and ESOL 44) or higher. Audit available.  (For detailed information, see the Course Content and Outcome Guide ).

Credits:
4.00
Registration:
you will need the CRN to register.
Fees:
many classes have additional fees.
Materials:
classes marked with $0 or <$40 use low cost materials. Cost does not include art supplies, calculators, fees, and equipment.
CRN Campus / Bldg / Rm Time Days Dates Materials
 
30382 Rock Cr Campus / BLDG2 / 245 01:00 PM-03:50 PM TuTh 27-Jun-2017 thru 17-Aug-2017 Textbooks for CRN 30382
Instructor: Fidelia M Twenge Jinings
Tuition: credit Fees: $0.00
 
30655 SE Campus / SCOTT / 202 11:00 AM-01:20 PM TuTh 27-Jun-2017 thru 22-Aug-2017 Textbooks for CRN 30655 < $40
Instructor: Nicole M Morales
Tuition: credit Fees: $0.00
 
30893 Sylvania Campus / HT / 323 10:00 AM-12:20 PM TuTh 27-Jun-2017 thru 22-Aug-2017 Textbooks for CRN 30893
Instructor: Patti Schilasky
Tuition: credit Fees: $0.00