Reading Lab Classes

We have a selection of materials in a variety of formats for all of our courses.

Vocabulary (RED 0901)

  • Acquire an improved vocabulary for college.
  • Learn and practice techniques for acquiring specialized vocabulary.
  • Learn medical terms to help you with a career in the medical field.
  • Review Greek and Latin roots


Test-Taking Techniques (SSK 0902)

  • Determine your preferred learning style.
  • Improve your memory and concentration skills.
  • Learn strategies for taking objective and essay tests.
  • Learn to deal with test stress and anxiety.
  • Learn to study/read a text.
  • Learn hints to improve note taking.
    Also offered online

Using Study Systems (SSK 0903)

  • Learn how to study from a textbook.
  • Take better lecture and reading notes.
  • Practice effective listening techniques.
  • Personalize study strategies to specific courses.
  • Learn to use a variety of note-taking formats.
    Also offered online

Reading Rate/Comprehension (RED 0904)

  • Understand more thoroughly what your read.
  • Develop critical thinking skills.
  • Learn rapid reading strategies.
  • Understand implied meanings.


Spelling (RED  0906)

  • Improve your phonics skills.
  • Improve your spelling skills.
  • Learn to overcome your "spelling demons."
  • Learn to create spelling gimmicks.


Motivation and Planning (RED  0907)

  • Apply self-motivation strategies.
  • Develop a workable time-management plan.
  • Develop educational and personal goals.