Collegiate Skills


Course Description


(A requirement that must be completed before taking this course.)

  • COLLS 45 or Reading Placement Score ACT 15 - 17 / CPT 57 - 69.

Course Competencies

Upon successful completion of the course, the student should be able to:

  • Identify major concepts and relevant details in college textbooks and essays.
  • Formulate a valid response to an essay or argument.
  • Differentiate appropriate reading strategies for various types of texts.
  • Document seminal events while reading an autobiography.
  • Analyze vocabulary words utilizing context, word structure and pronunciation.
  • Explore the question and answer relationships in reading and test preparation.
  • Develop critical reading strategies for essay and argument.
  • Use appropriate organizational techniques to consolidate information.
  • Demonstrate appropriate test preparation techniques.
  • Investigate test taking strategies.
  • Diagnose testing errors.
  • Summarize essential elements of an essay or argument.

Course Schedule

Currently no sections of this class are being offered.

Note: This schedule updates once every 24 hours. Please reference WebAdvisor for current status.

to Top