Reading

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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
89649 RDG 54 610 12:00PM-01:50PM MTWTH 428 Garcia-Navarrete,Sylvia 8 2*
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 Wednesday, August 20, 2014 8:07 AM
90339 RDG 54 612 09:00AM-11:50AM TTH 429 Nieves,Carmen 8 3*
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 Wednesday, August 20, 2014 8:07 AM
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
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 Wednesday, August 20, 2014 8:07 AM
90340 RDG 56 612 09:00AM-11:50AM TTH 429 Nieves,Carmen 8 3*
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 Wednesday, August 20, 2014 8:07 AM
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 Wednesday, August 20, 2014 8:07 AM
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
89616 RDG 158 19 09:00AM-10:30AM MTWTH 428 Garcia-Navarrete,Sylvia 8 4*
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 Wednesday, August 20, 2014 8:07 AM
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 Wednesday, August 20, 2014 8:07 AM
89632 RDG 158 71 08:00AM-09:30AM MW 7216 Perez,Fiona 16 1*
HIGHER ED CENTER, NATIONAL CITY - DAY
Begins: 9/2/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, August 20, 2014 8:07 AM

Total Courses: 3 Total Sections: 8
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On-campus meetings and participation are required.

In addition to face-to-face meetings, hybrid courses entail online assignments and activities, typically conducted through Blackboard, such as discussion board posts, quizzes, WebQuests and more.
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Honors courses provide enhanced admission opportunities, increased scholarship opportunities and special recognition on transcripts.

For more details about the Honors Program, see www2.swccd.edu/honorsprogram