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Catalog 2013-2014

College Learning Skills

  • Semester: Fall
  • Course Number: HM050
  • Instructors: Leland Peterson
  • Credit: 1

Course Description

This course explores time management, reading, writing, and note taking strategies. Students meet individually with the instructor to identify learning strengths and weaknesses. Students are encouraged to be proactive in identifying learning problems and in finding appropriate strategies to overcome these difficulties. Students develop communication skills and motivation to make full use of instructional faculty and realize their own learning potential. This course focuses on learning readiness to facilitate students' abilities to understand their own learning styles and develop the strategies necessary to function independently in a college setting. Entails discussions and individual conferences. Graded on a pass/fail basis.