2012-2013 CCBC College Catalog

Academic Literacy

ACLT 052 – 0 Credits, 5 Billable Hours
Academic Literacy

Provides intensive instruction in critical thinking, reading and writing as will be required for ENGL 101 and other 100-level courses. Using theme-based readings from a variety of genres, coursework will emphasize independent reading of complex academic texts, critical response to ideas and information in academic texts, and writing essays that integrate ideas and information from academic texts. NOTE: Any student whose placement involves RDNG 051 or RDNG 052 and ENGL 051 or ENGL 052 is eligible to enroll in ACLT 052.