Lorane Barrera

Adjunct Faculty

Reading

Office: AD 42

480-461-7594

Office Hours

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Emails response is within 24 hours Monday through Friday. 

Classes Taught

Summer 2020

CRE101 College Critical Reading and Critical Thinking 3 Credits
Develop and apply critical thinking skills through critically reading varied and challenging materials. Includes analysis, evaluation, interpretation, and synthesis through at least two substantial writing and/or speaking tasks.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in [(ENG101 or ENG107) and (RDG095 or RDG100 or RDG100LL or RDG111 or RDG112 or RDG113)] or a grade of B or better in ALT100 or an appropriate district placement or permission of Instructor.
General Education Designations: Literacy & Critical Inquiry [L] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
17548
Dobson Campus
LIVE ONLIN
Lecture
05/26/2020 - 06/25/2020
MoTuWeTh
11:20 AM - 1:20 PM

Class Started

Notes: This is a Live Online class including online sessions that meet live on specific days and times. Attendance in these live online sessions is mandatory. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started for additional information.
Students may contact instructor at: lorane.barrera@mesacc.edu

RDG100 Successful College Reading 3 Credits
Emphasis on reading study strategies for any introductory class in any subject area. Introduction to Learning Management System (LMS), how to successfully read course textbooks and assessments, how to navigate information technology and development of academic vocabulary.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in ALT100, or RDG081, or appropriate reading placement or permission of Instructor. Corequisites: Any 100-level course in another content area or permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
18160
Dobson Campus
LIVE ONLIN
Lecture
06/29/2020 - 07/30/2020
MoTuWeTh
11:50 AM - 1:50 PM

Open

13 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: This is a Live Online class including online sessions that meet live on specific days and times. Attendance in these live online sessions is mandatory. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started for additional information.
Class 18160 is designated for the First Year Experience (FYE) for first generation and FSS students. Enrollment is restricted to recent high school graduates who have applied to be part of the FYE cohort. For more information, contact Melissa Carpenter at melissa.carpenter@mesacc.edu.
Students may contact instructor at: lorane.barrera@mesacc.edu

17550
Dobson Campus
Lecture
06/29/2020 - 07/30/2020

Open

6 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: This is an On Your Time Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started for additional information.
Class 17550 Students may contact instructor at: lorane.barrera@mesacc.edu
This class is a Zero-Textbook-Cost Course, also known as a "Z Class." You will have access to class materials online without having to purchase a textbook.

Fall 2020

RDG100 Successful College Reading 3 Credits
Emphasis on reading study strategies for any introductory class in any subject area. Introduction to Learning Management System (LMS), how to successfully read course textbooks and assessments, how to navigate information technology and development of academic vocabulary.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in ALT100, or RDG081, or appropriate reading placement or permission of Instructor. Corequisites: Any 100-level course in another content area or permission of Instructor.
Students who test into RDG091 are now able to satisfy the RDG091 requirement with RDG100. This class is designed to help students read the necessary college level material used in a companion course in another discipline. Students must be co-enrolled in any introductory course in another content area to take RDG100.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
35980
Dobson Campus
Lecture
08/24/2020 - 10/16/2020

Open

18 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: This is an On Your Time Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started for additional information.
All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
This class is a Zero-Textbook-Cost Course, also known as a "Z Class." You will have access to class materials online without having to purchase a textbook.
Class 35980 Students may contact instructor at: lorane.barrera@mesacc.edu

Additional Notes: Students who test into RDG091 are now able to satisfy the RDG091 requirement with RDG100. This class is designed to help students read the necessary college level material used in a companion course in another discipline. Students must be co-enrolled in any introductory course in another content area to take RDG100.

Fall Flex Start 2020

CRE101 College Critical Reading and Critical Thinking 3 Credits
Develop and apply critical thinking skills through critically reading varied and challenging materials. Includes analysis, evaluation, interpretation, and synthesis through at least two substantial writing and/or speaking tasks.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in [(ENG101 or ENG107) and (RDG095 or RDG100 or RDG100LL or RDG111 or RDG112 or RDG113)] or a grade of B or better in ALT100 or an appropriate district placement or permission of Instructor.
General Education Designations: Literacy & Critical Inquiry [L] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
34855
Dobson Campus
Lecture
10/19/2020 - 12/18/2020

Open

21 of 23
Seats Available

Notes: This is an On Your Time Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started for additional information.
Class 34855 Students may contact instructor at: lorane.barrera@mesacc.edu
All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
This class is a Zero-Textbook-Cost Course, also known as a "Z Class." You will have access to class materials online without having to purchase a textbook.

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