ARW 040 High Inter Reading/Writing Basic Educ IV
Variable Credit Hours: 0.5 - 6 Increment: 0.5
Prerequisite: Effective Summer 2016: Appropriate adult education placement test score. No U.S. high school diploma or U.S. high school equivalency certificate. Prerequisite through Spring 2016: Appropriate adult education placement test, no U.S. high school diploma/U.S. GED, or department consent.
A basic course in reading for the fundamentals of fluency, vocabulary acquisition and comprehension in literature, and informational texts-History/Social Studies, Science/Technical Subjects, Functional/Workplace Skills. The focus of reading will explore a range of texts and tasks. Knowledge gained from reading will be integrated in paragraph writing that encompasses a range of task, purpose and audience. Writing will emphasize on discipline-specific tasks requiring the mastery of complex sentence structures utilizing the eight basic parts of speech. (1.7) Proficiency Credit Not Available Pass/No Credit Available