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Algebra Skills for College
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Algebra Skills for College

$10
Calendar Jan 28, 2019 at 9 am, runs for 16 weeks

This academic course requires in person registration and assessment testing. Please call 207-453-4200, ext. 3114 for an intake appointment.

This course is designed for students who have a solid base in math but little or no experience in algebra. Students should have an ACCUPLACER score in arithmetic above 55 and an algebra score between 50 and 75 indicating a need to improve skills for college level algebra. The course will cover word problems, using formulas, solving linear equations, algebraic expressions, factoring of polynomials, and solving quadratic equations. (This course is equivalent to the course offered at community colleges and universities.)

College Prep Chemistry with Lab

$129
Calendar Jan 30, 2019 at 1 pm, runs for 15 weeks

This introduction to the basic concepts of chemistry includes the periodic table, nature of chemical bonds, and properties of matter. This class is designed to meet the prerequisite for most colleges. It is strongly recommended that students be proficient in algebra prior to taking this course. This hybrid class is mostly online and meets on site at the scheduled time listed for lab, assessment, and instruction.

College Prep Physics with Lab

$129
Calendar Jan 30, 2019 at 2:30 pm, runs for 15 weeks

Sir Isaac Newton observed an apple falling from a tree and came up with basic principles of motion that are still studied today. In addition to motion, physics covers mechanics, electricity, heat, light and sound. These topics provide a solid foundation for many technical occupations. This class is designed to meet the prerequisite for more colleges. Students must have basic algebra prior to taking physics. This hybrid class is mostly online and meets on site at the scheduled time listed for lab, assessment, and instruction.

Human Biology with Lab

$129
Calendar Jan 28, 2019 at 5 pm, runs for 15 weeks

This lab-based course is an introduction to the general principles of biology through the study of the human body. Topics include basics of anatomy and physiology, development and aging, genetics and inheritance, immunity and human diseases, evolution, ecology, and human impacts on the environment. This course is designed to meet the Biology prerequisite of most colleges and prepare students to be successful in Anatomy and Physiology.

Number Skills for College
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Number Skills for College

Free

with Allison Benfatta Burns

Calendar Jan 28, 2019 at 1 pm, runs for 16 weeks

This academic course requires in person registration and assessment testing. Please call 207-453-4200, ext. 3114 for an intake appointment.

This course is designed for students whose arithmetic ACCUPLACER score is between 35 and 54 indicating a need to improve mathematical skills. The course will cover basic math, whole numbers, fractions, decimals and percents, order of operations, rational numbers, ratios and proportions. Reduce your math anxiety in the hands-on, fun approach of this class. (This course is equivalent to the course offered at community colleges and universities.)

Reading Skills for College
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Reading Skills for College

Free

with Michael Trombley

Calendar Jan 29, 2019 at 6:30 pm, runs for 16 weeks

This academic course requires in person registration and assessment testing. Please call 207-453-4200, ext. 3114 for an intake appointment.

This course is designed to give students a solid grounding in those comprehension skills and strategies necessary for success with college level reading and increasing the Accuplacer Reading placement test score. The course also includes vocabulary acquisition exercises and an expectation of protracted independent reading of self-selected books.

Student Success - Module 1
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Student Success - Module 1

Free

with Linda Davis

Calendar Jan 31, 2019 at 9 am, runs for 4 weeks

This academic course requires in person registration and assessment testing. Please call 207-453-4200, ext. 3114 for an intake appointment.

This course, designed with University of Maine at Augusta and Kennebec Valley Community College, will assist students to develop the skills necessary to be successful in college. The class will cover topics such as college applications, FAFSA and financial aid, study skills, time management, and more in a safe, non-judgmental atmosphere. The class will be offered in three modules. Students may take one or all three modules. If all three modules are completed successfully students may be eligible for college credits and /or scholarship opportunities. (3 UMA credits/1 KVCC credit)

Module 1: Preparing Yourself For College: • Time Management • Learning Style • Career Exploration • Money Management • Stress Management

Student Success - Module 2
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Student Success - Module 2

Free

with Linda Davis

Calendar Mar 14, 2019 at 9 am, runs for 4 weeks

This academic course requires in person registration and assessment testing. Please call 207-453-4200, ext. 3114 for an intake appointment.

This course, designed with University of Maine at Augusta and Kennebec Valley Community College, will assist students to develop the skills necessary to be successful in college. The class will cover topics such as college applications, FAFSA and financial aid, study skills, time management, and more in a safe, non-judgmental atmosphere. The class will be offered in three modules. Students may take one or all three modules. If all three modules are completed successfully students may be eligible for college credits and /or scholarship opportunities. (3 UMA credits/1 KVCC credit)

Module 2: Preparing Applications and Financial Aid Forms: • Selecting a College • Financial Aid Information • College Applications • Choosing Classes • College Tours





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