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 Course Title:   Vocabulary Development

 Title Abbreviation:   VOCABULARY DEVELOPMENT

 Department:    ENGL

 Course #:    95

 Credits:    2

 Variable:     No

 IUs:    2

 CIP:    330102

 EPC:    n/a

 REV:    2014


 Course Description  

Basic vocabulary building techniques.

 Prerequisite  

None

Additional Course Details

Contact Hours (based on 11 week quarter)

Lecture: 22

Lab: 0

Other: 0

Systems: 0

Clinical: 0


Intent: Distribution Requirement(s) Status:  

Academic Elective  

Equivalencies At Other Institutions

Other Institution Equivalencies Table
Institution Course # Remarks
N/A

Learning Outcomes

After completing this course, the student will be able to:

  1. expand personal vocabulary
  2. develop specific academic or professional vocabularies
  3. strengthen self-image through improved vocabulary capabilities

General Education Learning Values & Outcomes

Revised August 2008 and affects outlines for 2008 year 1 and later.

2. Critical Thinking

Definition: The ability to think critically about the nature of knowledge within a discipline and about the ways in which that knowledge is constructed and validated and to be sensitive to the ways these processes often vary among disciplines.

Outcomes: Students will be able to . . .
2.9 Apply and/or create problem-solving strategies to successfully adapt to unpredictable and/or changing environments.

Course Contents

  1. Level of emphasis determined in conference between instructor and student