The Writing & Learning Studio (TWLS) dedicates itself to student success by offering
free services and resources to students who want to develop, improve, or sharpen their
writing, reading, or study skills. Click the link "Resources" for more information.
Following are course descriptions. Check the Annual Schedule to plan your schedule.
STUDY SKILLS 099
College Study Skills Seminar (1)
Students learn techniques for studying successfully in their college courses. Techniques may include time management, reading and writing methods, note-taking, test-taking and memorization skills. Students practice these skills using materials from other classes during the quarter. Mandatory P/NC grading.
STUDY SKILLS 100
Academic Success Strategies (5)
Students learn techniques for studying successfully in their college classes. Techniques may include reading strategies, information-gathering, note-taking, writing-to-learn and improving memory. Students will practice these skills using materials from their other classes. Prerequisite: COMPASS scores of 61 in Reading 28 in Writing, or completion of ENGL 080 or equivalent with a 2.0 better, or instructor permission. Student option grading.
STUDY SKILLS 297
Individual Project in Study Skills (1)