Welcome to the Home Page of the Student Life Skills Web site operated by the Social Science Department of the Kendall Campus of Miami-Dade College. Student Life Skills (SLS) courses help the Miami-Dade student succeed in college. Provided in this site are links to or information about our SLS Courses, including the Course Descriptions. We also provide Assessment Resources, Career Resources and Study Skills Resources on this web page.
Prof. Jacob Widdekind
Student Life Skills
|SLS1125||Student Support Seminar||3 credits|
This three credit course is intended for students that have been placed on Academic Warning. It is designed to help students be more successful academically by focusing on performance in a learning environment. this will include social, cultural, psychological and academic aspects of the individual and the role they play in the learning environment. (3 hr. lecture)
|SLS1505||College Survival Skills||1 credit|
This one credit course is intended for students that place into one college preparatory course. It offers students an introduction to college life and self-discovery leading toward a successful career path. Also, it exposes students to methods and techniques for mastering learning skills. this course will have a mathematics module designated for students that place into a college preparatory mathematics or algebra course. (1 hr. lecture)
|SLS1510||Preparing for Student Success||3 credits|