Academic Skills
 

Academic Skills

Textbook Activities

Students registered in Skills 232 have many options to complete the four Skills Labs:

Click on Skills Labs to review the lab requirements.  Also, see specific instructions for the Notes and Journal by subject below.

Subject

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Lab Requirements
Accounting
  • Select a Chapter, Download Student PowerPoint, & Take (Notes)
  • Create 10 essay questions from key terms under Glossary & Flashcards (Journal)
Biology
  • Select BioInquiries, Choose a Chapter, Choose a Section, & Take (Notes)
  • Select Explorations, Choose a Chapter, Choose a Section, and Answer Questions (Journal)
Economics
  • Read Parts I - III & Take (Notes)
  • Select four Discussion and Answer Questions (Journal)
Geography
  • Select Web Resources, Choose a Chapter, Review the Annotated Web Links, & Take (Notes)
  • Write what you learned about the topic (Journal)
History
  • Select a Chapter, Read Suggested References, & Take (Notes)
  • Answer Making Connections Questions (Journal)
Nutrition
  • Select a Chapter, Read Web Links, & Take (Notes)
  • Select Critical Thinking Exercises and Write Answers (Journal)

Political Science

Courses:

Poli 1 & 2

  • Select a Chapter, Review Flash Cards, & Take (Notes)
  • Select Tutorial Quiz, Write down difficult questions, Research the answers, and Discuss what you learned (Journal)

Political Science

Course: Poli 3

  • Choose a Chapter, Read Chapter Summary, & Take (Notes)
  • Write answers from I.R. Focus Questions (Journal)

Political Science

Course: Poli 5

  • Choose a Topic, Read Article, & Take (Notes)
  • Write evaluation applying article to class theory (Journal)
Psychology
  • Choose a Topic, Read Articles, & Take (Notes)
  • Write an evaluation applying topic to class material, text, and lectures (Journal)


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Building: ATC 302

CONTACTS
Diana Alves De Lima
Phone:408.864.8485

Melissa Aguilar
Phone:
408.864.5422

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Last Updated: 12/19/12