Tuesday, May 21, 2013

EDUC-X 156: College & Life Long Learning


Open to ALL Students
2 credit, satisfactory/fail graded, full semester course
Emphasizes "self-directed learning" under the
         guidance of a personal "academic fitness trainer"

X156 helps empower you to take responsibility for the quality of your education by using critical thinking and self-awareness to:
* Clarify personal values and attitudes toward learning
* Understand your strengths and weaknesses as a college learner
* Clarify, set, and achieve realistic goals
* Maintain on-going self-reflection
* Manage procrastination and distractions
* Sustain motivation
* Develop valuable academic habits
* Practice effective learning strategies in real classroom settings
* Learn to manage stress