Developmental Studies Courses

Developmental Studies: DEV

Lower-Division Courses

DEV 000M. Basic Mathematics and Algebra Skills.

Developmental mathematics instruction paired with a core math course. Emphasis is on mathematical concepts that support success in the core math course. One and one half lecture hours a week for one semester. Offered on the satisfactory/unsatisfactory basis only. May not be counted toward any degree. Prerequisite: Concurrent enrollment in a core math course approved by the Texas Success Initiative office, and consent of the Texas Success Initiative coordinator.

DEV 000R, 300R. Basic Reading Skills.

Developmental reading and writing instruction paired with a credit reading intensive course. Emphasis is on strategies for improving reading comprehension across the disciplines, reading study skills, and elements of composition. For 000R, one and one half lecture hours a week for one semester. For 300R, three lecture hours a week for one semester. Offered on the satisfactory/unsatisfactory basis only. May not be counted toward any degree. Prerequisite: Concurrent enrollment in a reading intensive course approved by the Texas Success Initiative office, and consent of the Texas Success Initiative coordinator.

DEV 000W, 300W. Basic Writing Skills.

Developmental reading and writing instruction paired with a credit writing intensive course. Emphasis is on strategies for improving reading comprehension across the disciplines, reading study skills, and elements of composition. For 000W, one and one half lecture hours a week for one semester. For 300W, three lecture hours a week for one semester. Offered on the satisfactory/unsatisfactory basis only. May not be counted toward any degree. Prerequisite: Concurrent enrollment in a writing intensive course approved by the Texas Success Initiative office, and consent of the Texas Success Initiative coordinator.

DEV 301M. Developmental Mathematics I.

Developmental mathematics instruction paired with a core math course. Emphasis is on mathematical concepts that support success in the core math course. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Offered on the satisfactory/unsatisfactory basis only. May not be counted toward any degree. Prerequisite: Concurrent enrollment in a core math course approved by the Texas Success Initiative office, and consent of the Texas Success Initiative coordinator.

DEV 302M. Developmental Mathematics II.

Continuation of Developmental Studies 301M. Includes linear equations, systems of equations, integers, exponents and scientific notation, factoring polynomials, rational expressions and equations, radical expressions, and geometric problems. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Offered on the satisfactory/unsatisfactory basis only. May not be counted toward any degree.

DEV 303M. Basic Mathematics and Algebra Skills Review.

Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Offered on the satisfactory/unsatisfactory basis only. May not be counted toward any degree.

DEV 303S. Analytical Reading and Writing.

Examination of fundamental concepts in analytical reading from different disciplinary perspectives, with an emphasis on sociocultural influences on comprehension and writing styles. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Developmental Studies 303S and Undergraduate Studies 309 may not both be counted. May not be counted toward any degree. Prerequisite: Consent of the Texas Success Initiative coordinator.

Upper-Division Courses

Graduate Courses

Professional Courses