ELIUP 063 Read and React IV • 5 Cr.


Emphasizes reading, related discussion, and critical thinking. Lengthy pieces of fiction and non-fiction are read, interpreted, evaluated and discussed. Prerequisite: Acceptance to the ELI program.


After completing this class, students should be able to:

  • Read and analyze fiction and non-fiction readings.
  • Clearly express and support an opinion related to a reading.
  • Synthesize information to create new ideas and opinions.
  • Respond to questions about readings in discussions.
  • Recognize personal values and acknowledge perspectives of others.
  • Summarize readings.
  • Find specific materials in the library and on-line.