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CSS 101 COLLEGE SUCCESS SEMINAR

CSS 101 – College Success Seminar

Course Outline

Course Number & Name:  CSS 101 College Success Seminar

Credit Hours:  1.5             Contact Hours:  1.5          Lecture:  1.5       Lab:  N/A             Other:  N/A

Prerequisites:  None

Co-requisites:  ENG 088 and 088T                             Concurrent Courses:  None

Course Description: This course prepares students for college life by offering critical information and providing an ongoing support system, as needed, throughout the first semester.  It emphasizes self-assessment, self-management, and the development of life skills, goal-directed behavior, and effective study habits.

Course Goals: Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to do the following:

  1. apply goal-setting skills to academic and career planning;
  2. list and explain VARK learning styles;
  3. implement effective time management skills; and
  4. demonstrate information literacy skills.