Adult Basic Skills
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Basic Skills consist of a course, a course of study, or an organized sequence of courses to provide instruction for individuals in elementary and secondary-level reading, writing, computation and problem-solving skills in order to assist them in achieving their academic, vocational, and personal goals. Elementary-level is generally recognized to mean that where appropriate, the coursework addresses the content and proficiencies at levels through the eighth grade. Secondary-level is generally recognized to mean that the coursework addresses the content and proficiencies at levels through the twelfth grade and may incorporate a high school diploma. (California Community Colleges Chancellor's Office)


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NCBS 401A MATHEMATICAL FOUNDATIONS FOR COLLEGE PART I0 Unit
Part one of a bridge to college program that focuses on the development of quantitative thinking skills within the context of: the culture of the college classroom: reading and understanding the syllabus, completing assignments and meeting deadlines, taking quizzes and exams, and classroom communication skills; the assessment of skills without a calculator; exploration of the resources offered by the community college in mathematics; the development of basic mathematical literacy skills to enhance future success in mathematics. Introduction to addition, subtraction, multiplication and division of whole numbers in preparation for basic skills mathematics course.
Repeatability: Unlimited Repeatability.
20 hours total. (0 hours total per quarter.)
GE Area: Non-GE Applicable
Transferability: None
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NCBS 401B MATHEMATICAL FOUNDATIONS FOR COLLEGE PART II0 Unit
Part two of a bridge to college program that focuses on the development of quantitative thinking skills within the context of: the culture of the college classroom: reading and understanding the syllabus, completing assignments and meeting deadlines, taking quizzes and exams, and classroom communication skills; the assessment of skills without a calculator; exploration of the resources offered by the community college in mathematics; the development of basic mathematical literacy skills to enhance future success in mathematics. Introduction to addition, subtraction, multiplication and division of fractions in preparation for basic skills mathematics course.
Prerequisite: NCBS 401A.
Repeatability: Unlimited Repeatability.
40 hours total. (0 hours total per quarter.)
GE Area: Non-GE Applicable
Transferability: None
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NCBS 405 SUPPLEMENTAL INSTRUCTION: PHYSICAL SCIENCE, MATH & ENGINEERING0 Unit
An open-entry, open-exit course for students who seek academic support, through supplemental instructions and use of computers, to fill in missing prerequisite knowledge and strengthen skills developed in a referring course or courses as follows: ACTG 1A-C, 1BH, 1CH, 51A-C, 52, 53, 58, 59, 60, 64A-B, 65, 66, 67, 68A-C, 75, 76; ASTR 10A-B, 10BH, 10L, 54H, 77; CHEM 1A-C, 1AH, 1BH, 12A-C, 12AL-CL, 13AH-CH, 20, 25, 30A, 30B, 70; C S 1A-C, 1AH, 1M, 2A-C, 2AH, 3A, 10, 18, 19A, 20A, 21A, 21B, 22A, 26A, 30A-C, 31A, 40A, 49, 50A-E, 52A-C, 53A-C, 54A-D, 56A, 56B, 60A-C, 61A, 63A, 64A, 80A, 81A, 82A, 84A, 84B; ECON 1A-B, 9, 9H, 25, 54H; ENGR 6, 10, 11, 12, 35, 37, 37L, 39, 40, 45, 46, 47, 49, 62A-D, 70R, 83A-D; MATH 1A-D, 1AH, 1AHP, 2A, 2B, 10, 11, 12, 17, 22, 42, 44, 48A-C, 70R, 105, 108, 217, 220, 230, 230J, 235; NANO 10, 51, 52, 53, 54, 62; PHYS 2A-C, 2AM-CM, 4A-D, 6, 12, 70R.
Repeatability: Unlimited Repeatability.
60-360 hours total. (0 hours total per quarter.)
GE Area: Non-GE Applicable
Transferability: None
Not scheduled for the Winter quarter.