NVCC COLLEGE WIDE COURSE CONTENT SUMMARY
SDV 101 ORIENTATION TO (SPECIFY DISCIPLINE) (1 CR.)

Course Description

Introduces students to the skills which are necessary to achieve their academic goals, to services offered at the college and to the discipline in which they are enrolled. Covers topics such as services at the college including the learning resources center; counseling, and advising; listening, test taking, and study skills; and topical areas which are applicable to their particular discipline.

General Course Puporse

The purpose of this course is to assist first-time students to familiarize themselves with the College and its support services, and to develop skills necessary for success here and in their transitions to learning and work after Northern Virginia Community College. In addition, the orientation course provides students with a variety of opportunities for learning about the dimensions of being successful in achieving their personal and career goals, while exploring the possibilities and potentialities of the a particular discipline or profession.

Course Prerequisites/Co-requisites

None

Course Objectives

Upon the completion of this course, the student should be able to:

Major topics to be Included

 

Revised 5/2012


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