2018-2019 Catalog

BAS - BASIC SKILLS

BAS 0510 READING SKILLS

This course covers the fundamentals of good reading skills and the application of these skills to assist students in becoming more efficient readers.

Required for students with McCann Reading Score 0-63 or ACT Reading 0-15

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BAS 0620 WRITING SKILLS

This course provides individualized instruction to help students improve their college level writing skills. This is a preparatory course for Basic English or is a complement to other writing courses.

Required for students with McCann Write Score 20-36 or ACT English 0-15

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Corequisites

BAS 0630 and ENGL 1008

BAS 0630 GRAMMAR SKILLS

This course covers parts of speech, sentence structure, grammatical correctness, punctuation and capitalization.

Required for students with McCann Reading Score 20-36 or ACT English 0-15

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Corequisites

BAS 0620 and ENGL 1008

BAS 0640 SPELLING SKILLS

Students improve their spelling skills using a phonetics or rules approach.

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BAS 0960 NON-NATIVE LISTENING

This course is designed for students who do not feel confident about their English listening skills and is required for students testing at levels 4 through 7 on the BEST + Test. Assignments prepare the student for the level of listening required for college level courses and personal communication.

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