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GUID 6:    Life Skills for Higher Education

Advisory: Eligible for English 250 and English 260.
Transferable: CSU; UC; CSU-GE: E2; GAV-GE: E2
Evaluation and application of academic study methods to achieve subject matter mastery. Development of critical thinking skills, and application of reading, writing, note taking and test taking methods to improve personal strategies. Exploration of personal lifestyle and health factors, including the causes and management of stress, as it relates to academic success. Assessment of academic and career goals, selection of majors, and development of education plans. Topics covered include creative and realistic goal setting, academic and life management, college and community resources, library and Internet use, time management, and techniques to reduce math and science anxiety. This class will address a multitude of cultural learning styles, with emphasis on attaining professional, personal and academic goals in a diverse society. Topics from developmental psychology, learning theory and personality theory.
Sect# Type Room Instructor Units Days Time Start-End Footnotes
4437   ONLINE WHITNEY C 2.0 DHR 0000 - 0000 38
Class meets 01/02/08 - 01/25/08 Above class meets entirely online


GUID 191A:    Workplace Skills

Transferable: CSU
Workplace Skills teaches skills vital to workplace success. The topic for 191A is Interpersonal Communication. Need not be taken in sequence. This is a credit/no credit course.
Sect# Type Room Instructor Units Days Time Start-End Footnotes
4442 LEC LI100 ARTEAGA B 1.0 DAILY 0930A - 1145A 25 88
Class meets 01/08/08 - 01/17/08