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 Course Title:   Academic Skills Lab

 Title Abbreviation:   ACADEMIC SKILLS LAB

 Department:    CCB

 Course #:    51

 Credits:    5

 Variable:     Yes

 IUs:    3.75

 CIP:    320230

 EPC:    n/a

 REV:    2017


 Course Description  

Students receive support and tutoring in academic skills including writing, math, and reading for coursework assigned in CCB, ELA, On Ramp, HS21+, or I-BEST classes.

 Prerequisite  

none

Additional Course Details

Contact Hours (based on 11 week quarter)

Lecture: 0

Lab: 110

Other: 0

Systems: 0

Clinical: 0


Intent: Distribution Requirement(s) Status:  

Academic N/A  

Equivalencies At Other Institutions

Other Institution Equivalencies Table
Institution Course # Remarks
N/A

Learning Outcomes

After completing this course, the student will be able to:

  1. Complete assignments and turn them in on time. Complete assignments and turn them in on time.
  2. Access help and information needed to complete course assignments.

General Education Learning Values & Outcomes

Revised August 2008 and affects outlines for 2008 year 1 and later.

6. Individual Awareness & Responsibility

Definition: Understanding, managing, and taking responsibility for one’s learning and behavior in varied and changing environments.

Outcomes: Students will be able to . . .
6.3 Apply successful organizational strategies of planning, goal setting, prioritizing, resolving conflict, and managing time to specific goals and/or projects.

Course Contents

  1. Content is determined based on student need, and could include academic and professional writing (e-mails, paragraphs, summaries, essays, and citations), reading comprehension and analysis, study skills, computer skills (Microsoft Office, Moodle, SVC E-mail, Skills Tutor, and the Internet), and mathematical concepts (numbers and operations, place value, fractions, decimals, ratios, proportions, expressions, equations, percent, basic geometry, and measurement).