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DS E099  - Academic Skills Development

Credits: 3

This course helps students to develop the skills of an independent, college ready student. It prepares students to succeed in academic coursework and college life through studying of academic terminology and policies, learning personal responsibility, responding to academic reading and writing, and developing critical thinking skills, among other topics. The course will help students to develop a college success portfolio that demonstrates research and developmental of educational goals and reflects on students' academic transformation. This course must be taken within the first 15 credit hours. This course does not satisfy graduation requirements.