Oct 21, 2020  
2020-2021 Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Catalog

RWR 100 - Integrated Transitional Reading and English (Non-Degree Credit)


Class: 3 Credits: 3
This course is a study of basic writing and different modes of composition and may include a review of usage. It also covers the application of basic reading skills to improve critical comprehension and higher order thinking skills. Note: Students who complete this course should not enroll in ENG 100  or RDG 100 .

Prerequisite(s): Take RDG 032  and ENG 032  with a minimum grade of “C”.
Course Topics:

  • Summary of Texts
  • Critical Thinking Skills
  • Composition writing
  • Revision

Textbooks:
Textbook information can be found on the Book Inn Web site
Required Materials:

  • 3-ring notebook
  • Notebook dividers
  • College-level dictionary
  • USB
  • Pens and pencils
  • Stapler
  • Highlighter
  • Access to a computer capable of formatting documents in Word or RTF
  • Internet access

Grading System:
A 90 - 100
B 80 - 89
C 70 - 79
D 60 - 69
F 0 - 59
Student Learning Outcomes:

  1. Summarize a text to include annotating and outlining.
  2. Evaluate the relevance, quantity, and quality of ideas and information in establishing a claim.
  3. Compose a variety of compositions to include a functional thesis statement/topic sentence, adequate and specific support, coherence, academic style, and mechanical proficiency.
  4. Incorporate relevant ideas and words of other writers through paraphrase and quotations.
  5. Revise a text and a self-generated composition for direction, support, coherence, and mechanical proficiency.

For SCC Online Courses:
If the course you are taking is online, please review the SCC Online Policies that include:

  • Required materials for all online courses
  • Mandatory Attendance Requirement
  • Proctored Exams

Face Covering Requirements:
All faculty, staff and students must wear a face mask/covering at all times (absent a medical condition) on all SCC campuses when safe social distancing measures are not possible or difficult to follow. For further details, refer to the Student Guidelines for Face Coverings and Social Distancing on the SCC Coronavirus COVID-19 Information page.
Standard SCC Course Policies:
Please review the Standard SCC Course Polices on the following topics:

  • Academic Integrity
  • Academic Misconduct
  • Add/Drop period
  • Appeals Process
  • Class Attendance
  • Classroom Behavior (traditional and online)
  • Classroom Conduct/Expectations
  • Lab Procedures (general SCC policy regarding this)
  • Online Confidentiality
  • Services For Students with Disabilities
  • Withdrawal Policy


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2020-2021