Lorane Barrera

Residential Faculty - Reading

Reading

Office: AD 42 - Room: AD 07

480-461-7594

Office Hours

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM  
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM  

Online

Online

Online

Online

Online

By appointmentBy appointmentBy appointmentBy appointmentBy appointment

Emails response is within 24 hours Monday through Friday. 

Classes Taught

Spring 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 RDG111 or RDG112 or RDG113 or an appropriate district placement or permission of Instructor).
General Education Designations: Literacy & Critical Inquiry [L] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
26623
Dobson Campus
Lecture
01/13/2020 - 05/08/2020
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Class Started

Special Class Meeting Information
Location Start End Days Times
EF 2S1/15/2020 5/8/2020 We 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
EF 3S1/13/2020 5/8/2020 Mo 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM

Notes: Class 26623 Hybrid classes combine reduced, regularly scheduled classroom meetings with required learning activities conducted via the Internet. Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started. 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.

26619
Dobson Campus
Lecture
01/14/2020 - 05/08/2020
TuTh
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Class Started

Notes: 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.

26626
Dobson Campus
Lecture
01/14/2020 - 05/08/2020
TuTh
10:30 AM - 11:45 AM

Closed

Notes: 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.

RDG081 Reading Improvement 3 Credits
Designed to improve basic reading skills. Includes word recognition, interdisciplinary vocabulary development, recognizing patterns of organization, interpreting inference. Reviews interpreting graphic materials. Emphasis on identifying main ideas and related details.
Prerequisites: Appropriate reading placement test score, or grade of "C"or better in RDG071, or permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
26906
Dobson Campus
Lecture
01/13/2020 - 03/05/2020
MoTuWeTh
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Class Started

Notes: Learning Community
Class 26906 Concurrent enrollment required in RDG081 26906 and RDG100 26640.

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 RDG081 or appropriate reading placement or permission of Instructor. Corequisites: Any 100-level course in another content area or permission of Instructor.
RDG100 provides for reading support for any 100 level course in another department. Students who test into RDG091 and who are also taking an introductory course in another department are eligible for this class. This class satisfies the RDG091 requirement.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
26642
Dobson Campus
Lecture
01/13/2020 - 03/06/2020

Class Started

Notes: Class 26642 Online classes are conducted exclusively via the Internet. 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
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.

Additional Notes: RDG100 provides for reading support for any 100 level course in another department. Students who test into RDG091 and who are also taking an introductory course in another department are eligible for this class. This class satisfies the RDG091 requirement.

27448
Dobson Campus
Lecture
01/14/2020 - 05/08/2020
TuTh
1:30 PM - 2:45 PM

Class Started

Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Additional Notes: RDG100 provides for reading support for any 100 level course in another department. Students who test into RDG091 and who are also taking an introductory course in another department are eligible for this class. This class satisfies the RDG091 requirement.

Spring Flex Start 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 RDG081 or appropriate reading placement or permission of Instructor. Corequisites: Any 100-level course in another content area or permission of Instructor.
RDG100 provides for reading support for any 100 level course in another department. Students who test into RDG091 and who are also taking an introductory course in another department are eligible for this class. This class satisfies the RDG091 requirement.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
26640
Dobson Campus
Lecture
03/16/2020 - 05/08/2020
MoTuWeTh
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Open

5 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Learning Community
Class 26640 Concurrent enrollment required in RDG100 26640 and RDG081 26906.
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.

Additional Notes: RDG100 provides for reading support for any 100 level course in another department. Students who test into RDG091 and who are also taking an introductory course in another department are eligible for this class. This class satisfies the RDG091 requirement.

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