Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

Course Description

DVS-101 - College Reading 2 (3 credits)
Prerequisite(s): PREREQUISITES: DVS070
This course emphasizes the application of study and reading strategies that are initially presented in College Reading 1. Students are required to apply various study and reading strategies in understanding textbook and supplementary readings. They are also taught the significance of experiential background for reading comprehension and the importance of identifying and responding to the author's purpose for writing. Students are encouraged to see reading, writing, and study as interconnected, interactive processes. Students must earn a C grade or better to register for the next course in this discipline or to use this course as a prerequisite for a course in another discipline.

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