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Austin Community College
1020 Grove Blvd.
Austin, Texas 78741
512.223.6065 (4222),
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DEV Reading Placement Chart
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Updated May 2010
LEVEL
T-COM/ COMPASS TSI passing standard = 81
T-CPT/CPT (ACCU-PLACER) TSI passing standard = 78
T-ASSET/ ASSET TSI passing standard = 41
PRIMARY COURSE PLACEMENT
1 0 - 49 0 - 38 23 - 32 DEVR 0300 (0303) Reading Fundamentals*
2 50 - 67 39 - 57 33 - 36 DEVR 0310 (1303) Reading Skills Improvement**
3 68 - 80 58 - 77 37 - 40 DEVR 0320 (1313) College Reading Strategies ***
3 78 - 80 75 - 77 39 - 40

DEVR 0320 (1313) PAIRED COURSES
DEVR 0320 (1313) HYBRID**** COURSES or other DEVR 0320 (1313) courses

5 81 - 100 78+ 41 - 53

Students may register for any college-level course with a reading skill requirement.

No remediation is required.

THE FOLLOWING COURSES ALLOW A STUDENT TO BE IN "CONTINUOUS REMEDIATION"
They apply to both the reading and writing areas. They are NOT exit-level courses.

  • DEVR 0341 (1333) Vocabulary I: Level 2
  • DEVR 0342 (1343) Vocabulary II: Level 3
  • DEVR 0343 (1353) Advanced College Vocabulary: Level 5
  • DEVR 0360 (1503) Spelling: Levels 1,2,3 or 5

THE FOLLOWING COURSES SATISFY THE "STUDENT SUCCESS COURSE" REQUIREMENT FOR DOUBLE "D" STUDENTS:

DSSK 0310 (0013) Basic Study Skills
DSSK 0320 (1013) College Study Skills

Non-native speakers of English MUST complete ESOL testing and/or be referred to an ESOL faculty advisor prior to placement.

Please refer to TSI Supplemental Information for Options

* old name = Fundamentals of Reading
** old name = Reading Skills I
*** old name = Reading Skills II
****A hybrid course consists of a class with at least 50% seat time which is usually used in lecture and direct instructions. The rest of the class credit hours are taught online or by research assignments.

 

Appendix E

Texas Success Initiative
Supplemental Reading Information
Individual Plans for Students

Updated May 2010
T-COM 0 - 49 T-COM 50 - 67 T-COM 68 - 80 T-COM 79 - 80
T-COM 23 - 32 T-ASSET 33 - 36 T-ASSET 37 - 40 T-ASSET 40
T-ACCUPLACER 0 - 38 T-ACCUPLACER 39 - 57 T-ACCUPLACER 58 - 77 T-ACCUPLACER 76 - 77
___ Pass DEVR 0300 (0303)
(regular or Triangle )with a C or better
then
___ Pass DEVR 0310 (1303) (regular or Triangle)with a C or better
then
___ Pass DEVR 0320 (1313) (regular, paired or hybrid) with a C or better
or
___ Self study or do other program and retest and pass

___ Pass DEVR 0310 (1303) (regular or Triangle) with a C or better
then
___ Pass DEVR 0320 (1313) (regular, paired or hybrid) with a C or better

 

 

or
___ Self study or do other program and re-test and pass

___ Pass DEVR 0320 (1313) with a C or better

 

 

 

 

 

or
___ Self study or do other program and re-test and pass

___ Pass DEVR 0320 (1313) (regular, paired, or hybrid) with a C or better

 

 

 

 

or
___ Self study or do other program and re-test and pass

Option: DOES count for TSI remediation.  Is not an exit-level course.  Does NOT affect TSI level.

  ___ DEVR 0341 (1333)        (Vocabulary I) ___ DEVR 0342 (1343)        (Vocabulary II) ___ DEVR 0342 (1343)        (Vocabulary II)
___ DEVR 0360 (1503)        (Spelling) ___ DEVR 0360 (1503)        (Spelling) ___ DEVR 0360 (1503)        (Spelling) ___ DEVR 0360 (1503)        (Spelling)

Option: Does NOT count for TSI remediation.  Does NOT affect TSI level.
(Does satisfy the "STUDENT SUCCESS COURSE" requirement for double "D" students."

___ DSSK 0310 (0013)        (Basic Study Skills)

___ DSSK 0320 91013)
(College Study Skills)

___ DSSK 0310 (0013)        (Basic Study Skills)

___ DSSK 0320 (1013)
(College Study Skills)

___ DSSK 0310 (0013)        (Basic Study Skills)

___ DSSK 0320 (1313)
(College Study Skills)

___ DSSK 0310 (0013)        (Basic Study Skills)

___ DSSK 0320 (1013)
(college Study Skills)

College Level

___ Passed DEVR0320 (1313) with a C or better
or
___ Took and passed the retest of one of the following:
___ Passed DEVR0320 (1313) with a C or better
or
___ Took and passed the retest of one of the following:
___ Passed DEVR0320 (1313) with a C or better
or
___ Took and passed the retest of one of the following:
___ Passed DEVR0320 (1313) with a C or better
or
___ Took and passed the retest of one of the following:
___ THEA ___ THEA ___ THEA ___ THEA
___ T-COM ___ T-COM ___ T-COM ___ T-COM
___ T-ASSET ___ T-ASSET ___ T-ASSET ___ T-ASSET
___ T-ACCU-PLACER ___ T-ACCU-PLACER ___ T-ACCU-PLACER ___ T-ACCU-PLACER
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