COLL 105 Language Skills for College Success

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Course Description: 

A course designed for Dual Enrollment high school students, emphasizing reading strategies and skills that help prepare students for success in college level content-area and English composition courses, including those measured by a standardized placement test. Covers how to make connections with a variety of authentic texts, practice strategies needed for critical reading, and expand academic vocabulary. Requires students to complete online assignments that complement classroom activities and COMPASS pre- and post-testing. COLL 105 does not substitute for any required English course. This course may be repeated once for credit.

Specified scores on PLAN, ACT, or a comparable standardized reading test. Permission of the high school counselor is required for enrollment
Must be a Dual Enrollment high school student