Development Studies

DEV 0015 Integrated Developmental Reading & Writing I

Overview of basic elements of modern English usage. Includes utilization of correct grammar, college-level paragraph writing, context, structure analysis, vocabulary, and text marking reading skills.
4 Credit Hours

DEV 0035 Integrated Developmental Reading & Writing II

Integrated reading/writing course focusing on essay writing and critical reading/thinking skills. Includes stated and implied main ideas, college-level vocabulary development, and the stages of the essay writing process.
4 Credit Hours

DEV 0054 Accelerated English

This is an accelerated developmental writing course, paired with English Composition I, emphasizing the writing process, including invention, drafting, revision, and editing. Students collaborate to write more effective essays, showing evidence of analysis, critical thinking, and cohesion of thought. Students also work closely with online resources, as they work towards fluency in style and mechanics.
2 Credit Hours

DEV 2297 Special Topics

Varied content offering of special interest to the discipline but not covered within existing courses; may be scheduled in a classroom/seminar setting or in nontraditional format.
0.5 - 9 Credit Hours

DEV 6070 Non-Credit Basic Arithmetic Boot Camp

This non-credit course provides instruction in basic arithmetic for whole numbers and fractions with the goal of developing computational skills, number sense and problem-solving skills. Course prepares students for further study in mathematics by employing effective study strategies and a variety of teaching/learning experiences.
0 Credit Hours

DEV 6075 Non-Credit Basic Mathematics Boot Camp

This non-credit course provides a brief review of fractions and instruction in computations and applications involving decimals, signed numbers, proportions and percents.
0 Credit Hours