Basic reading and study skills essential for success in college courses. Specific reading skills develop comprehension, vocabulary, and speed. Effective study habits and skills include outlining, summarizing, underlining, note-taking, and test-taking techniques. Develops the ability to process information in a logical way and to foster the conscious development of cognitive learning skills. Course satisfies open elective and general elective requirements. 3 Credits (3 Lecture) Prerequisite(s): RDG001 or Placement by Examination.