Reading

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RDG 52 BASIC READING 4 Units [Recommended Preparation:ESL 50 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Focuses on the specialized needs of the ESL and basic reading student. Provides effective strategies for reading: vocabulary development, reading comprehension, and critical thinking skills at the basic level. (Same as ESL 52.) [ND]
RDG 52 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
89636 RDG 52 01 09:00AM-10:50AM MW 427 Pekova,Maria 18 5*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
89637 RDG 52 02 09:00AM-10:50AM TTH 427 Gibert,Marcia 18 0*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
89638 RDG 52 04 01:00PM-02:50PM MW 427 Mahoney,Margaret 18 2*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
89640 RDG 52 80 08:30AM-10:20AM TTH 5206 Lynch,David 18 5*
SAN YSIDRO, SAN YSIDRO - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
RDG 54 DEVELOPMENTAL READING 4 Units [Prerequisite: RDG 52 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Focuses on developmental reading skills which include application of effective reading strategies, vocabulary development, identification of main ideas, supporting details, patterns of organization, critical thinking skills, the reading-writing connection, study strategies, and technical skills. [ND]
RDG 54 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
89641 RDG 54 03 08:00AM-08:50AM MTWTH 428 Goodrich,June 18 3*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
89642 RDG 54 05 09:00AM-10:50AM MW 201A Brenner,Susan 18 0*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
89644 RDG 54 09 11:00AM-12:50PM MW 201A Kafka,Tina 18 0*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
89645 RDG 54 21 01:00PM-02:50PM TTH 427 Truby,Mary 18 0*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
89647 RDG 54 25 01:00PM-02:50PM MW 429 Rayos,Ofelia 18 0*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
89649 RDG 54 610 12:00PM-01:50PM MTWTH 428 Garcia-Navarrete,Sylvia 8 4*
HYBRID/MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 10/11/2014
This is a Hybrid course. On-campus meetings and online participation are required. This is a Short Session class (Session 1: August 18-October 11, 2014).
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
90339 RDG 54 612 09:00AM-11:50AM TTH 429 Nieves,Carmen 8 2*
HYBRID/MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 10/11/2014
Must be concurrently enrolled in ENGL-71-612 and RDG-56-612. This section is part of a learning community. This is a Hybrid course. On-campus meetings and online participation are required. This is a Short Session class (Session 1: August 18-October 11, 2014).
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
89650 RDG 54 80 08:30AM-10:20AM MW 5206 Shumaker,Patrice 18 1*
SAN YSIDRO, SAN YSIDRO - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
RDG 56 INTRODUCTION TO COLLEGE READING 4 Units [Prerequisite: RDG 54 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Focuses on vocabulary development, identification of main ideas, supporting details, inferences, fact and opinion, patterns of organization, critical thinking skills, writing about reading selections, and application of study skills at the introductory college reading level. [ND]
RDG 56 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
89651 RDG 56 01 07:00AM-07:50AM MTWTH 427 Pekova,Maria 18 1*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
89652 RDG 56 05 08:00AM-08:50AM MTWTH 427 Ball,Fredric 18 1*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
89653 RDG 56 06 08:00AM-09:50AM MW 221 Pescar,Barbara 18 2*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
89656 RDG 56 11 11:00AM-12:50PM MW 427 Moody,Daniel 18 0*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
89657 RDG 56 21 11:00AM-12:50PM TTH 427 Truby,Mary 18 0*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
89658 RDG 56 23 12:00PM-01:50PM MW 418 Law,Cathy 18 0*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
89659 RDG 56 25 01:30PM-03:20PM TTH 1680 De la Toba,Claudia 18 2*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
89662 RDG 56 610 12:00PM-01:50PM MTWTH 428 Garcia-Navarrete,Sylvia 8 6*
HYBRID/MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 10/20/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
This is a Hybrid course. On-campus meetings and online participation are required. This is a Short Session class (Session 2: October 20-December 11, 2014).
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
90340 RDG 56 612 09:00AM-11:50AM TTH 429 Nieves,Carmen 8 2*
HYBRID/MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 10/20/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
Must be concurrently enrolled in ENGL-71-612 and RDG-54-612. This section is part of a learning community. This is a Hybrid course. On-campus meetings and online participation are required. This is a Short Session class (Session 2: October 20-December 11, 2014).
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
90356 RDG 56 614 09:00AM-10:50AM MTWTH 428 Garcia-Navarrete,Sylvia 8 5*
HYBRID/MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 10/11/2014
This is a Hybrid course. On-campus meetings and online participation are required. This is a Short Session class (Session 1: August 18-October 11, 2014).
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
89664 RDG 56 80 10:30AM-12:20PM TTH 5206 Pumpelly,Emma 18 0*
SAN YSIDRO, SAN YSIDRO - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
89665 RDG 56 82 10:30AM-02:35PM F 5206 Perez,Fiona 18 1*
SAN YSIDRO, SAN YSIDRO - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
89666 RDG 56 B6 09:00AM-10:50AM TTH 553 Norton,Cheryl 18 0*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
Student must concurrently enroll in LS 116 B6 for the PAIR (Preparation Achievement Interdependence Responsibility) Learning Community.
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
89667 RDG 56 B7 11:00AM-12:50PM MW 225 Shaffer,Stuart 18 1*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
Student must concurrently enroll in LS 116 B7 for the PAIR (Preparation Achievement Interdependence Responsibility) Learning Community.
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
89668 RDG 56 B8 12:00PM-01:50PM TTH 429 Shaffer,Stuart 18 3*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
Student must concurrently enroll in LS 116 B8 for the PAIR (Preparation Achievement Interdependence Responsibility) Learning Community.
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
RDG 158 COLLEGE READING 3 Units [Prerequisite: RDG 56 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Focuses on critical thinking and the analytical interpretation of the following college discourse modes and genres: narration (fiction and nonfiction), argumentation, persuasion, exposition and poetry. Integrates the reading of college-level material with writing and critical thinking assignments. [D; CSU]
RDG 158 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
89605 RDG 158 01 07:00AM-07:50AM MWF 429 Rayos,Ofelia 18 0*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
89606 RDG 158 02 09:00AM-09:50AM MWF 1680 Kafka,Tina 18 0*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
89607 RDG 158 03 08:00AM-08:50AM MWF 429 Kafka,Tina 18 0*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
89608 RDG 158 04 10:00AM-10:50AM MWF 1680 Rayos,Ofelia 18 0*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
89609 RDG 158 05 08:00AM-09:15AM MW 415 Unger,Robert 18 0*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
89610 RDG 158 06 11:00AM-11:50AM MWF 1680 Norton,Cheryl 18 2*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
89611 RDG 158 07 08:00AM-09:15AM TTH 229A Pescar,Barbara 18 0*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
89612 RDG 158 09 08:00AM-09:15AM TTH 415 Unger,Robert 18 0*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
89613 RDG 158 13 09:00AM-12:05PM F 427 Shumaker,Patrice 18 3*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
89615 RDG 158 17 09:30AM-10:45AM MW 414 Ball,Fredric 18 0*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
89616 RDG 158 19 09:00AM-10:30AM MTWTH 428 Garcia-Navarrete,Sylvia 8 5*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 10/20/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
This is a Hybrid course. On-campus meetings and online participation are required. This is a Short Session class (Session 2: October 20-December 11, 2014).
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
89617 RDG 158 21 09:30AM-10:45AM TTH 415 Ball,Fredric 18 0*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
89618 RDG 158 23 12:00PM-01:15PM MW 415 Unger,Robert 18 0*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
89619 RDG 158 27 12:00PM-01:15PM TTH 415 Unger,Robert 18 0*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
89620 RDG 158 28 12:00PM-01:15PM TTH 1680 Moody,Daniel 18 0*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
89621 RDG 158 29 01:30PM-02:45PM TTH 415 Norton,Cheryl 18 0*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
89622 RDG 158 31 01:30PM-02:45PM MW 415 Norton,Cheryl 18 0*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
89630 RDG 158 680 08:30AM-10:00AM F 5206 De la Toba,Claudia 18 10*
HYBRID/SAN YSIDRO - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
This is a Hybrid course. On-campus meetings and online participation are required.
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
89631 RDG 158 70 10:45AM-12:05PM TTH 7205 Pescar,Barbara 16 1*
HIGHER ED CENTER, NATIONAL CITY - DAY
Begins: 9/2/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
89632 RDG 158 71 08:00AM-09:30AM MW 7216 Perez,Fiona 16 0*
HIGHER ED CENTER, NATIONAL CITY - DAY
Begins: 9/2/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
89633 RDG 158 80 10:30AM-11:45AM MW 5206 Shumaker,Patrice 18 0*
SAN YSIDRO, SAN YSIDRO - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
89634 RDG 158 82 12:30PM-01:45PM TTH 5206 Law,Cathy 18 0*
SAN YSIDRO, SAN YSIDRO - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM

Total Courses: 4 Total Sections: 49
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