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 low-intermediate level. Includes using the dictionary, finding main ideas, 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 AND concurrent placement in ESOL 42 and ESOL 44 or higher, OR ESOL 30. 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
 
31521 Rock Cr Campus / BLDG2 / 246 09:00 AM-11:50 AM MW 26-Jun-2017 thru 16-Aug-2017 Textbooks for CRN 31521
Instructor: Carolyn C Miki
Tuition: credit Fees: $0.00
 
31288 SE Campus / SCOTT / 203 11:00 AM-01:20 PM TuTh 27-Jun-2017 thru 22-Aug-2017 Textbooks for CRN 31288 $0
Instructor: Lara L Mendicino
Tuition: credit Fees: $0.00
 
30239 Sylvania Campus / CT / 220 10:00 AM-12:20 PM TuTh 27-Jun-2017 thru 22-Aug-2017 Textbooks for CRN 30239
Instructor: Kenya S Zappa
Tuition: credit Fees: $0.00