Dec 13, 2018  
2016-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2016-2018 Undergraduate Catalog

DIVSS 100 - Learning to Learn in the Social Sciences


This course is designed to improve the overall academic performance of Social Science majors and minors. The course is designed to “enhance students’ skills in generating questions, reading for comprehension, developing test-taking strategies, writing research papers as well as analytical essays, scheduling coursework and writing to answer questions.” Skills taught and learned in this course are expected to be applied to other academic areas not only in the Social Sciences but in general education courses and courses offered in other departments on campus. The course is required of all majors and minors who did not attain a High School 2.5 cumulative GPA. The student must successfully complete the course with a “C” or better before he or she is allowed to take core courses in the major. (3)