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Umoja Diop Scholars

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Location: Library Building, L-200 (2nd floor)
Phone: (916) 691-7368
Email: aldredt@crc.losrios.edu

Courses

Courses

FALL SEMESTER

Starting the program with the correct selection of courses is very important. Not all students will be enrolled in the same sections so you will need to work with your counselor to make sure you are enrolled in the correct courses for your first semester. Counselors will work with you to ensure you have a full time schedule for the first semester and beyond.

ENGWR 300, College Composition, 3 units

This course offers instruction in critical thinking, reading and writing, and is designed to help the student demonstrate, in both argumentative and expository prose, sound logic and/or argumentation, clear organization,, precise diction, and appropriate style. Throughout the course, fluency and correctness are emphasized.

Engwr 108, Accelerated College Writing 3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 51 or 58 with a grade of "C" or better, or equivalent skills demonstrated through the assessment process.
Corequisite: ENGWR 300
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides intensive instruction and practice in the critical thinking and writing skills necessary for success in college composition. Assignments are often connected to the students' assignments in ENGWR 300. The course includes the drafting, revision, and editing processes as well as instruction in critical thinking, reading comprehension, grammar, mechanics, and usage.

HCD 310, College Success, 3 units

This course is designed to assist students in obtaining the skills and knowledge necessary to reach their educational objectives. Topics to be covered include: motivation and discipline, memory development, time management, communication skills, career planning, study skills and techniques, question-asking skills and personal issues that face many college students, Campus resources and information competency will also be covered.

SPRING SEMESTER

ENGWR 300, College Composition, 3 units

This course offers instruction in critical thinking, reading and writing, and is designed to help the student demonstrate, in both argumentative and expository prose, sound logic and/or argumentation, clear organization,, precise diction, and appropriate style. Throughout the course, fluency and correctness are emphasized.

ENGLB 72, Reading & Writing Laboratory, .5 units

Writing Center II is an independent study course designed to provide one-on-one assistance for students who experience significant difficulty in writing. The course may be added until the end of the 9th week of the regular semester.

HCD 310, College Success, 3 units

This course is designed to assist students in obtaining the skills and knowledge necessary to reach their educational objectives. Topics to be covered include: motivation and discipline, memory development, time management, communication skills, career planning, study skills and techniques, question-asking skills and personal issues that face many college students, Campus resources and information competency will also be covered.