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 advanced level. Includes reading diverse texts for a variety of purposes. Reviews pre-reading techniques and includes finding themes and main ideas, analyzing figurative language, summarizing, paraphrasing, inferencing, and using context clues, word forms and common affixes. Prerequisites: ESOL placement test or successful completion of ESOL 160; AND concurrent placement in (ESOL 162 and ESOL 164) or higher. Audit available.  (For detailed information, see the Course Content and Outcome Guide ).

Credits:
5.00
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CRN Campus / Bldg / Rm Time Days Dates
 
34682 Cascade Campus / TEB / 220 03:00 PM-06:20 PM TuTh 23-Jun-2015 thru 13-Aug-2015
Instructor: Diedre C Cain
Tuition: credit Fees: $0.00
 
30440 Rock Cr Campus / BLDG7 / 103 10:00 AM-01:20 PM MW 22-Jun-2015 thru 12-Aug-2015
Instructor: Cynthia C Thornburgh
Tuition: credit Fees: $0.00
 
32001 SE Campus / TABOR / 138 08:00 AM-09:20 AM MTuWTh 22-Jun-2015 thru 17-Aug-2015
Instructor: Eszter Vegh
Tuition: credit Fees: $0.00
 
30375 Sylvania Campus / CT / 128 09:30 AM-10:50 AM MTuWTh 22-Jun-2015 thru 17-Aug-2015
Instructor: Patty M Berger
Tuition: credit Fees: $0.00