College and Career Success
College and Career Success
Fall 2012Section 0319Section 0318Classroom:| August 20 - December 17 Monday/Wednesday 9:30 – 10:45 (3 units) Monday/Wednesday 11:00 to 12:15 (3 units)A109| Instructor:Email:| Paul A. Delyspdelys@san.rr.com|
Required Text:| An online version of College and Career Success, 5thEdition by Dr. Marsha Fralick. This interactive online edition is called "College Scope".| | |
Course Credit: | Credit for Associate Degree, General Education Credit for California State Universities, Area E; and University of California Transferable.| Materials:| Pens, Pencils, and Hi-liters. Ream of white paper. | Accommodations:Teaching Philosophy: | Academic accommodations are available for studentswith disabilities. Please identify yourself and/or Disabled Students Programs and Services staff so that the appropriate accommodations can be made.Teach you and you will forgetShow you and you will rememberInvolve you and you will understand|
You can purchase the E-text in two ways.
First Choice: Go to http://www.collegescope.com/ccs/cuyamaca and purchase the E text with a credit card fee of $50.00. You will be given an access code to register. Second Choice: Purchase a "Counseling 120 College Scope" card in the Cuyamaca College Bookstore for $65. On the back of the card you will find the website for College Scope. It will have a shaded box that contains the access code. You have to scratch the shaded area with a coin to get the access code. Registration and Log-in Instructions:
You may register and complete Chapter One in College Scope without paying the fee. Be sure to indicate Paul Delys when it asks for your instructor’s name when registering. The next time you access the site, click on "Login" and use the e-mail address and password you created. Remember to write down your e-mail address and password so you can access your account in the future. You will have to pay for College Scope before you are allowed to begin Chapter Two. If you experience difficulties with College Scope call (888) 295-1520 Monday thru Friday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm Eastern Standard Time.
Log in instructions
Cuyamaca College registered you in Blackboard when you enrolled in my class. The directions for logging on to Blackboard are: Go to: http://bb.gcccd.net/ and log in using the following directions. Your username is your first name.last name in lower case. Example: Joe Smith is joe.smith
Your password is your 6 digit birth date
Example if you were born Jan 1, 1989
Your password would be 010189
If you experience difficulties with Blackboard call the help desk at (619) 660-4395 Student Learning Outcomes:
* Examine various motivational strategies and apply them to their success in college, in their career and in their life. * Explore their personality types and related careers to decide on an appropriate major and career. * Analyze their learning style and multiple intelligences and list learning strategies that will help them to be productive in school, on the job and in their personal life. * Explore their vocational interests and values and identify careers that match their interests and values. * Complete an educational plan to match their major and career goals and begin to develop job seeking skills. * Utilize time and money management strategies to accomplish their short and long-term goals. * Apply memory techniques to improve college reading.
* Practice strategies for effective note taking, writing and speaking in college. * Practice strategies for test preparation, taking tests and coping with test anxiety. * Analyze their communication style based on their personality type and practice...