Integrated Learning Communities Developed
The listing below represents the integrated learning communities that have already been developed. An integrated learning community includes components of Freshman Seminar (COL 105) within the course's content. The descriptions for each integrated learning community are those used to promote the particular community. If you are interested in teaching one of these integrated learning communities, please contact Amoena Norcross (864.646.1365 or firstname.lastname@example.org). If you are interested in developing a new integrated learning community, please complete an Integrated Learning Community Proposal.
Know How and Numbers: The Basics of EIT Careers (MAT 170)
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)
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?!?!
Success in College and Beyond: Work and Play Well with Others!! (PSY 120)
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 résumé 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!!
Help! I'm Taking Bio 101! (BIO 101)
Are you concerned about doing well in Bio 101? Do you have anxiety about learning all the molecular and chemical details? In this learning community, we will work together in success teams to solve biology problems, participate in discussions, and complete assignments. You will also learn test-taking skills, reading skills, and writing skills that will assist in mastery of the material. This learning community will be structured around readings and activity-based instruction that will help you to be successful in BIO 101 and future biology courses.
Knowing Me, Knowing You: It's the Best YOU Can Do (PSY 103)
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 information 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.