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COUN Course Descriptions

(Source: 2015-2017 Berkeley City College Catalog)

 

COUN 24, 3 Units

College Success

3 hours lecture (GR or P/NP).  Recommended preparation: ENGL 201B.  Acceptable for credit: UC/CSU

Identification and development of resources that facilitate college success: High-performance learning utilizing information organization and management, critical-thinking and problem-solving skills, effective time management, learning styles and strategies and memory theory, goal setting and educational planning, and campus/community resources.

 

COUN 48UA-ZZ, .5-5 Units

Selected Topics in Counseling

0-5 hours lecture, 0-15 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP).  Acceptable for credit: CSU

See section on Selected Topics.

 

COUN 57, 3 Units

Career and Life Planning

3 hours lecture (GR or P/NP).  Recommended preparation: ENGL 201B.  Acceptable for credit: UC/CSU

In-depth career and life planning: Self-exploration, identifying values, interests, needs and goals; development of skills for assuming careers and lifestyles over the life span, influence of career choice on the quality of life, and the development of a career action plan. Designed to assist those students considering the transition of a career change or undecided about the selection of a college transfer major.

 

COUN 200A, .5 Units

Orientation to College

.5 hours lecture (P/NP)

Information for new students: College programs, policies and procedures, campus resources and assessment.

 

COUN 200B, .5 Units

Orientation to College

.5 hours lecture (P/NP).  Recommended preparation: COUN 200A.

Educational planning and college success skills: Development of a Student Educational Plan (SEP) with a counselor and introduction to topics such as time management, study skills, note-taking, and test-taking techniques.

 

COUN 207A, 1 Unit

Career Exploration

1 hour lecture (GR or P/NP) 

Career decision making: Exploration and clarification of values, skills, and goals to facilitate informed and realistic career choices, and introduction to personal and occupational assessment tools.

 

COUN 207B, 1 Unit

Career Exploration

1 hour lecture (GR or P/NP) 

Occupational assessment tools: Practice in networking, informational interviews, research on employment opportunities and trends, and resources used in job search.

 

COUN 248UA-ZZ, .5-5 Units

Selected Topics in Counseling

0-5 hours lecture, 0-15 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)

See section on Selected Topics.

 

COUN 501, 0 Units

Counseling Learning Lab (Non-Credit)

1-5 hours laboratory (Not graded)

Course study under this section may be repeated as necessary.  Students may attend multiple sessions per semester.

Success and retention strategies offered in small groups: Provides supervised tutoring to students in overcoming barriers in reaching their educational goals and increasing their successful completion of college courses and programs.

 

(Source: 2015-2017 Berkeley City College Catalog)

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