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Course Title: Reading Comprehension-1 

Course Number: Eng. 113                           

Course Description:

The course aims at introducing students to and training them in reading strategies and skills. It will address the following skills and strategies: mechanics of reading, reading techniques (elementary skimming and scanning), vocabulary skills (use of contextual, syntactic, and morphological clues to improve vocabulary comprehension) and extracting general information.

 

Course Aims and Objectives:

By the end of this course, students should be able to:

1. Answer relevant comprehension questions on any given text.

2. Apply different reading techniques: elementary skimming and scanning.

3. Use contextual, syntactic, and morphological clues to guess the meaning of new

vocabulary and to extracting general meaning.

 

Course Main Subjects:

Course activities

A.  Lectures/discussions

B.   In-class/out-of-class text assignments

 

Methods of Assessment:

Course grading criteria

 

First midterm                         20%

Second midterm                       20%

2 Quizzes                               10% (5% each)

2 In-class assignments             10% (5% each)

Final Exam                              40%

100%

 

Attendance

This course will include in-class discussions and activities with other students and the instructor.  Students who are not in class will not be able to live up to their responsibilities to either themselves or the rest of the class.  Therefore, regular attendance is expected.

Note: For every two times you are late, it will be considered one absence.

 

Textbook(s):

Kirn, Elaine and Pamela Hartmann. Interactions II: Reading. Gold 

     edition. New York: McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc, 2007.

           

Syllabus:

 

Week

Date

Topic

1

13-10-1432

11-9-2011

Orientation Week

2

20-10-1432

18-9-2011

Introduction to the course

3

27-10-1432

25-9-2011

Chapter 1

4

4-11-1432

2-10-2011

Chapter 1 + in-class assignment (1)

5

11-11-1432

9-10-2011

Chapter 2

6

18-11-1432

16-10-2011

Chapter 2 + quiz (1)

7

25-11-1432

23-10-2011

First midterm

8

3-12-1432

30-10-2011

Chapter 3

9

16-12-1432

6-11-2011

Break

10

17-12-1432

13-11-2011

Chapter 3

11

24-12-1432

20-11-2011

Chapter 4+ quiz (2)

12

2-1-1433

27-11-2011

Chapter 5

13

9-1-1433

4-12-1432

Second midterm

14

16-1-1433

11-12-2011

Chapter 6

15

23-1-1433

18-12-2011

Chapter 6 + in-class assignment (2)

16

30-1-1433

25-12-2011

Course wrap up

 

 

  

 

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