Open Enrollment Learning Center Courses

Course Descriptions 

 

Fall 2018 Courses  |  Summer 2018 Courses  |  Spring 2018 Courses

Type Status Title Days Time Instructor
Day Class  Hybrid Class CLASS OVER LCTR 100 - 92738 - Effective Tutoring & Practicum
LCTR 100 Effective Tutoring and Practicum

Explores a variety of procedures for understanding and utilizing effective peer tutoring practices. Under guided supervision, students use classroom experiences to connect theory to practice. Communication and study strategies, course specific tutoring expertise, and techniques for working with students from diverse cultural and academic backgrounds are emphasized.

Units: 1
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 8-9
  • Lab hours/semester: 24-27
  • Homework hours/semester: 16-18
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU
F 3:35pm-6:00pm Ward,D
Day Class  Hybrid Class IN
PROGRESS
LCTR 100 - 92738 - Effective Tutoring & Practicum
LCTR 100 Effective Tutoring and Practicum

Explores a variety of procedures for understanding and utilizing effective peer tutoring practices. Under guided supervision, students use classroom experiences to connect theory to practice. Communication and study strategies, course specific tutoring expertise, and techniques for working with students from diverse cultural and academic backgrounds are emphasized.

Units: 1
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 8-9
  • Lab hours/semester: 24-27
  • Homework hours/semester: 16-18
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU
TBA Ward,D
Evening Class  Online Class IN
PROGRESS
LCTR 139 - 84041 - The Research Paper from A to Z
LCTR 139 The Research Paper from A to Z

This course guides students through the entire process of researching and writing a research paper. The course takes the student through the stages of the writing process from an introduction to the types of research papers through final revisions, including library use and methods of documentation. The course may be taken either as preparation for future research paper assignments, or in conjunction with a current research assignment in another class.

Units: 2
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lab hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU
TBA Ward,D
Evening Class  Online Class IN
PROGRESS
LCTR 140 - 85095 - Professional Writing
LCTR 140 Professional Writing

This self-paced course provides reference, instruction and practice for writing in various professional capacities. Starting with planning a business document, assignments then address considerations that apply to all business documents, as well as the most common formats for professional writing, including letters, memoranda and proposals.

Units: 2
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lab hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU
TBA Ward,D
Day Class  Hybrid Class IN
PROGRESS
LCTR 151 - 85096 - Health Science Vocabulary
LCTR 151 Health Science Vocabulary

This self-paced allied health science vocabulary course focuses on the mastery of more than one hundred roots and affixes from which thousands of words used in medical science terminology are derived. This course is aided by listening modules which assist the student with pronunciation and assignments based on the mastery learning approach.

Units: 1
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lab hours/semester: 48-54
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU
TBA Ward,D
Day Class  Hybrid Class IN
PROGRESS
LCTR 151 - 85096 - Health Science Vocabulary
LCTR 151 Health Science Vocabulary

This self-paced allied health science vocabulary course focuses on the mastery of more than one hundred roots and affixes from which thousands of words used in medical science terminology are derived. This course is aided by listening modules which assist the student with pronunciation and assignments based on the mastery learning approach.

Units: 1
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lab hours/semester: 48-54
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU
TBA Ward,D
Evening Class  Online Class IN
PROGRESS
LCTR 810 - 84043 - Study Skills
LCTR 810 Study Skills

Designed to prepare students for academic success in college. The course teaches student success basics through a variety of activities and assignments that encourage promote academic success strategies. This course covers important and practical study techniques that students can immediately apply in their daily academic courses, including time management, note taking, textbook studying, memory enhancement, and test taking strategies.

Units: 1
Units do not apply toward AA/AS degree
Pass/No Pass Only
  • Lab hours/semester: 48-54
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
TBA Ward,D
Evening Class  Hybrid Class IN
PROGRESS
LCTR 810 - 95957 - Study Skills
LCTR 810 Study Skills

Designed to prepare students for academic success in college. The course teaches student success basics through a variety of activities and assignments that encourage promote academic success strategies. This course covers important and practical study techniques that students can immediately apply in their daily academic courses, including time management, note taking, textbook studying, memory enhancement, and test taking strategies.

Units: 1
Units do not apply toward AA/AS degree
Pass/No Pass Only
  • Lab hours/semester: 48-54
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
F 12:10pm-1:35pm Lapuz,R
Evening Class  Hybrid Class IN
PROGRESS
LCTR 810 - 95957 - Study Skills
LCTR 810 Study Skills

Designed to prepare students for academic success in college. The course teaches student success basics through a variety of activities and assignments that encourage promote academic success strategies. This course covers important and practical study techniques that students can immediately apply in their daily academic courses, including time management, note taking, textbook studying, memory enhancement, and test taking strategies.

Units: 1
Units do not apply toward AA/AS degree
Pass/No Pass Only
  • Lab hours/semester: 48-54
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
TBA Lapuz,R
Day Class   IN
PROGRESS
LCTR 822 - 84046 - Grammar Trouble Spots I
LCTR 822 Grammar Trouble Spots I

This self-paced course helps students to improve their grammar skills through carefully constructed exercises and practice. Students will be able to learn the grammar that they need to read and communicate effectively.

Units: 1
Units do not apply toward AA/AS degree
Pass/No Pass Only
  • Lab hours/semester: 48-54
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
TBA Ward,D
Day Class   IN
PROGRESS
LCTR 823 - 96057 - Grammar Trouble Spots II
LCTR 823 Grammar Trouble Spots II

Continuation of LCTR 822. This intermediate level self-paced course helps students learn the language skills necessary to understand and recognize the most common errors in grammatical forms, meaning and use. After explanations and examples, the student works through troublesome areas with ample practice of each grammatical structure.

Units: 1
Units do not apply toward AA/AS degree
Pass/No Pass Only
  • Lab hours/semester: 48-54
Prerequisites: LCTR 822 or equivalent
Corequisites: None
TBA Ward,D
Day Class   IN
PROGRESS
LCTR 840 - 85105 - Vocabulary Improvement I
LCTR 840 Vocabulary Improvement I

This self-paced, workbook-based course helps students build vocabulary skills by learning 300 important basic words. The course offers practice and reinforcement through various types of exercises including matching words with definitions, choosing the correct word in context, use of prefixes and suffixes, and properly identifying synonyms and antonyms.

Units: 1
Units do not apply toward AA/AS degree
Pass/No Pass Only
  • Lab hours/semester: 48-54
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
TBA Ward,D
Day Class   IN
PROGRESS
LCTR 841 - 85946 - Vocabulary Improvement II
LCTR 841 Vocabulary Improvement II

This self-paced, workbook-based course, the second in a series of four increasingly challenging vocabulary improvement courses, helps students build vocabulary skills by learning 200 important basic words. The course offers practice and reinforcement through various types of exercises including matching words with definitions, choosing the correct word in context, and properly identifying synonyms.

Units: 1
Units do not apply toward AA/AS degree
Pass/No Pass Only
  • Lab hours/semester: 48-54
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
TBA Ward,D
Day Class   IN
PROGRESS
LCTR 842 - 85947 - Vocabulary Improvement III
LCTR 842 Vocabulary Improvement III

This self-paced, workbook-based course, the third in a series of four increasingly challenging vocabulary improvement courses, helps students build vocabulary skills by learning 200 important basic words. The course offers practice and reinforcement through various types of exercises including matching words with definitions, choosing the correct word in context, and properly identifying synonyms.

Units: 1
Units do not apply toward AA/AS degree
Pass/No Pass Only
  • Lab hours/semester: 48-54
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
TBA Ward,D
Day Class   IN
PROGRESS
LCTR 843 - 85949 - Vocabulary Improvement IV
LCTR 843 Vocabulary Improvement IV

This self-paced, workbook-based course, the fourth in a series of four increasingly challenging vocabulary improvement courses, helps students build vocabulary skills by learning 200 important basic words. The course offers practice and reinforcement through various types of exercises including matching words with definitions, choosing the correct word in context, and properly identifying synonyms.

Units: 1
Units do not apply toward AA/AS degree
Pass/No Pass Only
  • Lab hours/semester: 48-54
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
TBA Ward,D