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ACS 105: Advanced Vocabulary

This course is designed to expand vocabulary and improve word recognition skills for college-bound students. Major areas of emphasis include the study of word derivations, context clues, dictionary skills, vocabulary acquisition strategies, pronunciation skills and some work with American idioms. An American historical novel is read and discussed to provide practice for new word acquisition skills. An individual final project is assigned where students teach specialized vocabulary from the academic area of their own choosing to the rest of the class.

Level I Prereq: Academic Reading Level 4; no minimum writing level; ACS 107 or ACS 108, may enroll concurrently

Credits
3
Lecture Hours
45
Clinical Hours
0
Lab Hours
0
Other Hours
0
Total Hours
45

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