2020-2021 Catalog Vol. 81 
    
    Oct 21, 2020  
2020-2021 Catalog Vol. 81
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DIRW 0238 Integrated Reading and Writing

CIP Code: 32.0108.60 12

Credit Hours: 2
Lecture Hours: 2
Lab Hours: 0
External Hours: 0

Contact Hour Total: 32

DIRW 0238 is an individualized curriculum for students whose test scores demonstrate high proficiency but do not meet state requirements for placement into college level course work. This course will present an individualized and concentrated review of the Reading Process with emphasis on learning and applying reading strategies essential to success in academic courses and the Writing Process, including grammar and sentence structure as needed by the student. Method of delivery is a non-course based format with a significant independent study component. As a result, students must be able to thrive in a self-directed study environment. Students who successfully complete DIRW 0238 will be able to enroll in college level courses. Students who do not successfully complete DIRW 0238, or the credit course in the discipline in which the student is deficient, will be allowed to repeat courses as needed to complete TSI liability.  Co-enrolled: Students enrolling in DIRW 0238 must also enroll in EDUC 1300  Notes: This course carries institutional credit but is not counted toward a degree or a certificate. Prerequisite(s): None Co-enrolled: ENGL 1301 and EDUC 1300 Notes: This course carries institutional credit but is not counted toward a degree or a certificate.
Lab Fee: 18.00
Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board Lower Division Academic Course Guide Manual (ACGM) course



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