Undergraduate Catalog

ENG 102 College Reading and Critical Thinking

This course emphasizes instruction in reading comprehension, including the practices of skilled readers and proven techniques for improving reading comprehension, managing vocabulary, drawing and testing inferences, predicting, and evaluating comprehension and interpretation. Intensive practice in comprehension techniques is balanced against sustained reading practice in and out of class.




Prerequisite: Attaining a score of 62 or higher on the Degrees of Reading Power (DRP) exam or the equivalent, and a score of 3 or higher on the Gallaudet Writing Evaluation or equivalent. May be taken concurrently with ENG103 or ENG103S.