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Reading College-level Texts

Course Code EAPP-301
Lecture hours per week 5
Lab hours per week
Course Availability: Open

This course is designed to further develop skills necessary for comprehending mostly complex academic and authentic texts. ‘Smart’ reading strategies to get the gist of a text and close reading strategies to identify the purpose of the text, main ideas, inferencing and predicting are practiced. The course focuses on specific strategies for the development of academic vocabulary, recognizing and understanding the relationships between ideas, and the critical evaluation of information.