BYU Independent Study - Online Courses

Reading Comprehension

READ 045

Paper Course

$ 163.00

Instructor: Mark Baker MEd
Credits: 0.50

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This course will identify important strategies to assist students in understanding and remembering what they have read. It will help students improve their reading speed and comprehension through carefully designed exercises. Fluency and vocabulary will be included with comprehensive skills.

Course Content:

1. The Important Components
2. Moving Toward Good Reading
3. Plot Structure and Author's Purpose
4. Word Choice--Vocabulary
5. Making Connections
6. More Strategies
7. Textbook Reading
8. Technical Reading

Paper Courses:

Assignments for this course can be submitted online or by mail, email, or fax. If you do not have reliable internet access the optional course packet includes bubble sheets to be mailed.