ACAC COURSES


ACAC 0320 Study Skills - The course is designed to assist students in developing practical study skill techniques that will enhance their academic success in college. The course stresses study and listening skills, learning styles, time management, decision making, goal setting, and the student-teacher connection. It will require oral presentations, using the university catalog, and research projects and a tour of the library. This course is required of all students who must enroll in at least two Academic Achievement courses.

ACAC 0321 College Reading I Foundational reading skills; increasing vocabulary and reading comprehension. Required for students whose score on approved assessment tests is below minimum for entry in ENGL 1301.  “C” or better with the Accuplacer score incorporated into course grade required to advance to ACAC 0322. Three lecture hours and one lab hour per week

ACAC 0322 College Reading II Foundational reading skills; increasing vocabulary, reading comprehension, reading speed, and critical thinking. Required for students whose score on approved assessment tests is below minimum for entry in ENGL 1301. “C” or better with the Accuplacer score incorporated into course grade required to advance toENGL 1301 . Three lecture hours and one lab hour per week.

ACAC 0325 Pre-Algebra Exponents, order of operations, factors and prime numbers, fractions, decimals, signed numbers, evaluating and simplifying algebraic expressions, solving linear equations in one variable, introduction to exponents and polynomial expressions. Required for students whose score on approved assessment tests is below minimum for entry in MATH 1300 or MATH 1304. Students must have a “C” or better to advance to ACAC 0326.

ACAC 0326 Elementary Algebraa Evaluating and simplifying algebraic expressions, solving linear equations in one variable, graphing linear equations, problem solving, exponents and polynomials, introduction to factoring polynomials. Required for students whose score on approved assessment tests is below minimum for entry in MATH 1300 or MATH 1304. Students must have a “C” or better to advance to MATH 1300.


ACAC 0330 Writing 1 developing essential college writing skills, effective sentences, and logically organized paragraphs; improving grammar, mechanics, and proofreading. Required for students whose score on approved assessment tests is below minimum for entry in ENGL 1301. “C” or better with the Accuplacer score incorporated into course grade required to advance to ACAC 0331. Three lecture hours and one lab hour per week.

ACAC 0331. Writing II - Developing essential college writing skills, complex sentences, and logically organized paragraphs and essays; improving grammar, mechanics, revising and proofreading. Required for students whose score on approved assessment tests is below minimum for entry in ENGL 1301. “C” or better with the Accuplacer score incorporated into course grade required to advance to ENGL 1301. Three lecture hours and one lab hour per week