Provides opportunities for practice and application of basic reading skills. Includes phonic analysis, word recognition, structural analysis, use of context clues, and use of dictionary, reinforced through practical application. Development of vocabulary required for success in content area courses. Emphasis on literal comprehension and development of inferential interpretation.
Prerequisites: Appropriate reading placement test score, or grade of "C" or better in ESL/RDG 046, or permission of the instructor.
Please note: If you take Intensive RDG 071 followed by Intensive RDG 081, then in in one semester you may finish both classes.
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