Academic Skills

Academic Skills

Adjunct Skills Orientation

The purpose of the Orientation is to inform you about the requirements and procedures to successfully pass the 1/2 unit SKIL course (Adjunct Study Skills 232/233).  Combined with weekly group study sessions and study skills labs, you will learn to maximize your time to Study Smarter, Not Harder!

Step: Requirements: Benefits:

Catalyst Getting Started Guide

(click to download PDF)

  • Learn how to log-in to the Catalyst web site and navigate through the SKIL 232/233 course.

Adjunct Orientation Slideshow

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  • Read policies, requirements, staff, hours, etc. 
  Course Syllabus
  • Review course structure, timelines, and due dates 
  Skills Lab Sheet
  • Choose types and topics of Skills Labs
Study Skills Inventory
  • Complete questionnaire for personal insight

Orientation Quiz

(log-in to Catalyst to complete the quiz)

  • Receive credit for completing orientation
4 Final Survey
  • Give us your feedback in Weeks 10 & 11

The deadline to complete the Orientation for credit is the end of Week 5.  Please refer to the Course Syllabus for due dates and deadlines.

Students are given credit in their Catalyst Gradebook after completing and passing the Orientation Quiz in Catalyst by the deadline.

Computers are available for students in the Academic Skills Center, Library 107A.  Please ask staff for assistance with computers or printed materials, if needed.

Building: ATC 302

Diana Alves De Lima

Melissa Aguilar


Last Updated: 4/24/15