Academic Catalog

Non-Credit: College Skills (NCCS)

NCCS 405  •  COMMUNICATION & CULTURE

NCCS 405 Details
Units: 0
Hours: 60-360 hours laboratory total per quarter.
Degree and Credit Status: Non-Degree-Applicable Non-Credit Course
Basic Skills, 1 Level Below Transfer
Foothill GE: Non-GE
Transferable: None
Grade Type: Non-Credit Course (Receives no Grade)
Repeatability: Unlimited Repeatability

An open-entry, open-exit course for students who seek academic support in conversational English and discussing cultural topics. Instruction and/or review of skills, such as pronunciation, self-repair, practicing small talk, and discussing issues of cultural interest, through supplemental instruction developed in a referring course or courses as follows: ENGL 1A, 1B, 1C, 1S & 1T, 110, 209, 242A, 242B, 246A; ESLL 125, 235, 236, 237.

NCCS 406  •  SUPERVISED TUTORING

NCCS 406 Details
Units: 0
Hours: 60-360 hours laboratory total per quarter.
Degree and Credit Status: Non-Degree-Applicable Non-Credit Course
Basic Skills
Foothill GE: Non-GE
Transferable: None
Grade Type: Non-Credit Course (Receives no Grade)
Repeatability: Unlimited Repeatability

This class provides instructional oversight and supervision of tutoring in various academic subjects through a designated learning center to augment classroom instruction. The course requires a referral from a subject-area instructor, counselor or supplemental instructor.