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The new Focused Study Program provides a range of general education courses that fit into an associate degree in 7 ½ weeks. All courses meet on Mondays and Wednesdays for two periods twice a week. This makes it convenient and reliable to build into a busy schedule or complete a course quickly.

Advantages of the Focused Study Course schedule at SCCC:
• Take a course in only 7 ½ weeks!
• Enhance your learning by studying only one or two subjects at a time.
• Convenient scheduling of courses that fit into a busy lifestyle
• The option of starting later in the semester

You have options: Take one Focused Study course combined with regularly-scheduled classes to give yourself a lighter load in half the semester

Session A: September 08, 2015 to October 28, 2015
Course Code Course Title Cr Faculty Time Days
ANTH101 Introduction to Anthropology 3 Balzano 8:00am-10:40am MW
COLL101 Foundations for Success 3 Pipher 8:00am-9:15am MTWR
COLL201 Capstone for Liberal Arts – Online 1 Reed Online Course
COLL210 Capstone for Biological& Clinical Sciences – Online 1 Conde Online Course
ENGL101 English Composition I 3 Carpenter 1:40pm-4:20pm MW
ENGL102 English Composition II 3 Schmidt 1:40pm-4:20pm MW
HIST101 Hist of Western Civilization I 3 Rude 6:30pm-9:10pm MW
MATH015 Introductory Algebra I 3 Brooks 9:25am-10:40am MTWR
PSYC101 Introduction to Psychology 3 Scacci 10:50am-1:30pm MW
PSYC205 Psychology of Gender 3 Linden 10:50am-1:30pm MW

 

Session B: October 29, 2015 to December 22, 2015
Course Code Course Title Cr Faculty Time Days
COLL101 Foundations for Success 3 Kuran 8:00am-9:15am MTWR
ECON102 Microeconomics – Online 3 Jacobson Online Course
EDUC291 Portfolio Develop. in Education – Online 1 Taylor Online Course
ENGL101 English Composition I 3 Carpenter 1:40pm-4:20pm MW
ENGL102 English Composition II 3 Schmidt 1:40pm-4:20pm MW
ENGL201 Effective Speaking 3 Wade 10:50am-1:30pm MW
HIST102 Hist of Western Civilization II 3 Rude 6:30pm-9:10pm MW
MATH017 Introductory Algebra II 3 Brooks 9:25am-10:40am MTWR
PHIL201 Comparative Religions 3 Weed 8:00am-10:40am MW
PSYC203 Theories of Personality 3 Linden 10:50am-1:30pm MW
SOCA101 Intro. to Sociology 3 Teeple 10:50am-1:30pm MW

This program provides the benefits of intensive focus on the subject you’re studying. Scientific studies show that many people learn better when they’re immersed in a subject, and that many people learn better when they are with the same “cohort” of fellow students in more than one course.

For more information regarding the Focused Study Program, contact the
Student Advisement Center at 973-300-2207.