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
 
33050 Cascade Campus / TH / 208 03:00 PM-06:20 PM TuTh 21-Jun-2016 thru 11-Aug-2016
Instructor: Diedre C Cain
Notes: Integrated Community-Based Learning - www.pcc.edu/cbl
Tuition: credit Fees: $0.00
 
30372 Rock Cr Campus / BLDG2 / 125 10:00 AM-01:20 PM MW 20-Jun-2016 thru 10-Aug-2016
Instructor: Cynthia C Thornburgh
Tuition: credit Fees: $0.00
 
31633 SE Campus / SCOTT / 207 08:00 AM-10:50 AM MW 20-Jun-2016 thru 15-Aug-2016
Instructor: Julie Hastings
Tuition: credit Fees: $0.00
 
30311 Sylvania Campus / CT / 222 09:30 AM-12:20 PM TuTh 21-Jun-2016 thru 16-Aug-2016
Instructor: Byron J Wright
Tuition: credit Fees: $0.00