2017-2018 Catalog

SLS 1502 Essential Study Skills

This interactive course is designed as a college level elective for all students who have not enrolled in SLS 1501 or who wish to continue their enhancement of college study skills after completion of SLS 1501. This course will utilize student-centered learning activities and is designed to aid students in developing and utilizing a strong foundation in academic success skills for lifelong learning. Topics will include discovering and using learning styles, 12 principles of memory, time management, self-management, strengthening reading skills, using college textbooks, developing strong note-taking skills, developing visual notes and study tools, developing objective and essay test taking skills, developing study skills for math and science, and creative and critical thinking skills. This course may be offered in various learning formats including online, hybrid and on campus.