|RDG.120 Strategies for Success in College||3||3|
This course will introduce students to strategies that promote success in college. Students will explore internal factors that influence success in college, including learning styles, educational objectives and personal expectations. External factors, including locus of control and generational influences will also be explored. Students will also be introduced to the specific skill sets necessary for success in college, including time-management skills, critical thinking and reading skills, test-taking skills, goal-setting skills and problem solving skills. Students will also be introduced to college resources when appropriate.
Offered: Fall or Spring
Prerequisites: The appropriate placement exam score, or ENG.097 with a grade of C or better, or an ACT Reading score of 20 or higher.
Applicable toward graduation at Sandburg where program structure permits:
Degree or Certificate: AA, AS, AFA, AAS, AGS, and Certificates where applicable.
General Education -- Not Applicable Elective Only