Learning Specialist Program


Learning Specialist Program

 

ENGL-081  Strategies in Reading

3 Units: 54 hours of lecture, per term, SC, ND

Advisory: Designed for students with learning disabilities.

This course provides instruction in basic reading decoding, reading comprehension and critical thinking for students with disabilities. Eligible students may petition for repetition.

 

ENGL-082  Learning Strategies

3 Units: 54 hours of lecture, per term, SC, ND

Advisory: Designed for students with learning disabilities.

This course provides instruction for disabled students in learning strategies, note taking, memory, and test taking skills, and information about DSPS services.May be repeated five times.

 

ENGL-084  Strategies in Writing

3 Units: 54 hours of lecture, per term, SC, ND

Advisory: Designed for students with learning disabilities.

This course provides instruction for students with disabilities in the area of written expression so that they can more effectively put their ideas into words. Students will build skills in reading comprehension, critical thinking, study skills grammar and sentence structure. Eligible students may petition for repetition.

 

MATH-080 Strategies in Math

3 Units: 54 hours of lecture, per term, P/NP, ND

Advisory: Designed for students with learning disabilities.

Co-requisite: CIS 095

This course provides instruction for disabled students in basic math processes and work with fractions and decimals. Applying math skills to problem solving context is a significant part of this class. 30 additional hours of computer based instruction for skill practice and developing competence is required.  Repeatable for students with learning disabilities.