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REA 103 - Advanced Academic Reading
Upon successful completion of this course, the student shall be able to demonstrate the following skills: A. Apply reading strategies to college textbook reading in several college disciplines. B. Demonstrate mastery of selected content area vocabulary. C. Apply vocabulary skills to college-level text. D. Apply comprehension skills to extended, college-level text. E. Use critical reading strategies. F. Apply reading-related study skills to college-level reading material. G. Demonstrate use of appropriate reading rates, dependent upon purpose and type of reading.
Prerequisite: Appropriate placement score or REA 098 ā€œCā€ or better. Reading 103 refines the reading skills necessary for success in college-level textbooks and related reading, focusing on vocabulary, comprehension, critical reading, rate flexibility and study strategies.
Textbook information is available at You will need to know the BHC course number, e.g., BL 201, and the section number.
Black Hawk College: 6600 34th Ave Moline, IL 61265 Phone: 3097965000