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Learning Strategies

Learning Strategies

Barbara Dawson
Education Department Administrative Assistant
Madame Cadillac building, Room 202
Direct: (313) 927-1504
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Learning Strategies Overview

General Information
Learning strategies classes are designed to improve your inferential reading skills, expand your vocabulary and introduce you to fundamental study skills.

Learning Strategies Course Descriptions

LS 105      Strategies for College Learning         4 hours
Prerequisite: Placement determined by testing; Term: 1, 2

This course develops college-level comprehension skills, as well as vocabulary development and study skills. The main focus is on the improvement of critical reading skills, such as making inferences and drawing conclusions, distinguishing between fact and opinion, and evaluating the author’s purpose, tone and bias. A minimum of 10 periods of individualized instruction in the Computer Assisted Instruction Lab is required.