HD 120 LEARN STRATEGY/STUD SUCC • V1-5 Cr.

Description

Develops skills that support successful college work. Students practice effective study techniques and learning strategies, and explore resources available on campus. Recommended: placement in ENGL 089 or above.

Outcomes

After completing this class, students should be able to:

  • Describe and implement specific ways to create a successful and satisfying experience in college that are congruent with you your cultural background, learning styles and unique life circumstances
  • Examine personal ideas and decisions regarding issues typically faced by college students that inhibit or promote college success.
  • Apply specific strategies to:
    • Communicate more effectively
    • Manage time more efficiently
    • Read textbooks with improved retention
    • Take effective notes
    • Improve on test-preparation and test-taking
    • Improve ability to recall information
    • Prioritize and set goals
    • Overcome procrastination

Offered

Department

Division

  • Student Services