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Operations Update

Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018, 6:45 am: Skagit Valley College is open and on time at all locations. The Try A Trade event on the Mount Vernon Campus has been canceled.

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 Course Title:   College Prep Seminar

 Title Abbreviation:   COLLEGE PREP SEMINAR

 Department:    CCB

 Course #:    50

 Credits:    3

 Variable:     Yes

 IUs:    3

 CIP:    320240

 EPC:    n/a

 REV:    2017


 Course Description  

Course will focus on providing students transitioning into Professional/Technical programs with an orientation to college resources and labor market information to assist them in making an informed decision in choosing a Professional/Technical career pathway.

 Prerequisite  

Prerequisite: Concurrent Enrollment in On Ramp or CWPA.

Additional Course Details

Contact Hours (based on 11 week quarter)

Lecture: 33

Lab: 0

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. Understand SVC resources and how to access them.
  2. Understand labor market information about chosen career.
  3. Develop an individual education plan to complete degree/certificate; register for upcoming quarter classes; and learn how to fund education through Federal Financial Aid, grants, and scholarships.

General Education Learning Values & Outcomes

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

1. Information Literacy

Definition: Recognizing when information is needed and have the ability to locate, evaluate, and use effectively the needed information.

Outcomes: Students will be able to . . .
1.2 Access the needed information effectively, efficiently, ethically, and legally.

Course Contents

  1. Labor market as it relates to college program of interest.
  2. Educational requirement to obtain certificate/degree.
  3. College Knowledge including website navigation, registration, and financial resources.