College and Life Management (3 units, 3 lecture hours Pass/No Pass) Advisories: Eligibility for English 125, 126 and Math 201.
This course is designed for first year college students. It will prepare students for college life and academic success. Topics will include personal growth and development, academic goal development, campus resources, student success strategies, diversity and cultural awareness, and maintaining a healthy lifestyle. (A, CSU-GE, UC)
Understanding Transfer: California State University (1 unit, .66 lecture hours, .66 lab hours Pass/No Pass) Advisories: Eligibility for English 125, 126 and Math 201.
This course provides an introduction to the process of transferring to the California State University. Topics will include transfer admission requirements, major and college selection, the application process and support resources. (A, CSU)
Learning Strategies (2 units, 2 lecture hours Pass/No Pass) Advisories: Eligibility for English 125, 126 and Math 201.
Establishing effective study habits and positive attitudes that will lead to successful achievement of academic goals. This course includes: understanding the psychology of learning, identifying learning styles, obstacles to achievement, goal setting, time management, concentration, active listening, note taking, using a textbook, memory techniques, test taking, vocabulary building, and budgeting resources. (A, CSU)