Academic Literacy & Reading
ATTENTION: Course/Discipline changes for 21FAL:
REA (Reading Academic Literacy) courses are now ALR (Academic Literacy and Reading)
Reading courses at Norco College provide students with the knowledge and skills required to comprehend college level texts and write appropriately for college assignments. The courses range from instruction in basic reading skills to instruction in reading as a critical thinking process.
Career options for students with a skill in reading and comprehension include: acquisitions editor, archivist, blogger, book reviewer, book store propietor, content editor, copy editor, grant writer, lawyer, librarian, novelist, paralegal, political scientist, proofreader, publisher, reporter, script reader, and translator.
Academic Programs in Academic Literacy & Reading
The academic maps below will give you an idea of the classes you need to take. However, please meet with a counselor to personalize your education plan.
School Trailhead for Arts & Humanities|
Suggested Initial Coursework
|Associate of Arts (AA) Degree - Area of Emphasis (AOE)
in Communication, Media and Languages - CSU Pathway
|Riverside Community College District General Education (RCCD GE) Requirements (PLAN A)||INFO|
|California State University General Education (CSU GE) Requirements (PLAN B)|
For students who would like to transfer to a campus in the California State University (CSU) system
|Intersegmental General Education Transfer Curriculum (IGETC) Requirements (PLAN C)|
For students who would like to transfer to a campus in either the California State University (CSU) or University of California (UC) system