Spring 2014 Integrated Learning Community Offerings
What is an integrated learning community? An integrated learning community is a community that embeds components of a Freshman Seminar course (COL 105) that will help you succeed in the college environment. The integrated learning community's purpose is to show you the connections between the course content and the behaviors you should adopt to become a successful college student. The integrated learning communities being offered in Spring 2014 are listed below.
Know How and Numbers: The Basics of EIT Careers
MAT 170 (CRN: 51471) Online
Do you want an easier way to learn the fundamentals of physics and mathematics that are needed to excel in any engineering or industrial technology program? Try this online integrated learning community experience! It builds on the content of MAT 170, Algebra, Geometry and Trigonometry I. Don't miss out! This community is limited to students in the Engineering & Industrial Technology Division.
Psyched Up For Success!!
PSY 201 (CRN: 50117) MW 2:30-3:55 p.m. OR PSY 201 (CRN: 50118) TR 8-9:25 a.m.
Ever wondered if that Freshman Seminar course would really help you be successful in college? YES, the ideas in Freshman Seminar can be helpful! Can't find a way for it to fit into your schedule? Do you need a social science class for your major? Check out this standalone learning community where some of the key concepts from the Freshman Seminar course are embedded directly into PSY 201: General Psychology! You will Psych Yourself Up For Success while learning psychology principles and theories! Who knew learning about Pavlov, Freud, and all those disorders could be FUN?!?!
Work and Play Well with Others!!
PSY 120 (CRN: 50100) MWF 101:10-11:05 a.m. OR PSY 120 (CRN:50108) TR 8-9:25 a.m.
What does psychology have to do with your future? How does learning about human behavior help you in your career path? EVERYTHING!!! College is only one aspect of your future and it establishes a successful career path once you have graduated. You will to need to know how to prepare a portfolio and effective resume in order to get a job. You will need to know how to research local businesses in your job field. You will also need to understand how to work with PEOPLE. Yes, people! In this integrated PSY 120 Learning Community, you will not only learn all these skills, but you will also prepare yourself for a successful future for college and beyond!!
Knowing Me, Knowing You: It's the Best YOU Can Do
PSY 103 (CRN: 50099) TR 4:05-5:30 p.m.
Ever really wonder what makes people (and you yourself) tick? Do you want a psychology course that helps you better understand other people and yourself? How about a practical course chock full of info you can actually use every day to improve your life and even your relationships? AND (yes, wait, there's more!) what if it could ALSO help you be successful in your college career? This course combines the ever-so-helpful Freshman Seminar ideas with PSY 103 - Human Relations. Students going into Expanded Duty Dental Assisting, Medical Assisting, and Surgical Technology will want to take this course.