2017-2018 Academic Catalog 
    Apr 20, 2018  
2017-2018 Academic Catalog
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ABE 043 - Read and Write in Content Areas

Maximum of 10.0 possible Credits
Students learn to read and write critically for academic and vocational purposes in specific content areas. Credit and skills achieved may be applied towards HS21+ or preparation for the GED® and higher education.
Prerequisite Orientation and advising are required before taking this course.
Course-level Learning Objectives (CLOs)
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  1. Develop and apply a more precise and sophisticated vocabulary.
  2. Demonstrate the ability to write, proofread, and edit a response to assigned reading.
  3. Participate in group reading assignments and discussion.
  4. Make inferences based on evidence in the readings and on experience.
  5. Comprehend, analyze, develop, and write opinions regarding contemporary journalism.
  6. Read, summarize, and take notes on college level material for developing mastery over key concepts.
  7. Develop and apply study skills necessary for comprehending and retaining college level material and concepts.

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