3 Empirical and Quantitative Skills Laredo Community College students apply

3 empirical and quantitative skills laredo community

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3. Empirical and Quantitative Skills: Laredo Community College students apply scientific and mathematical concepts to analyze and solve problems. 4. Teamwork : Laredo Community College students consider different points of view and work effectively with others to support a shared purpose or goal. 5. Personal Responsibility: Laredo Community College students connect choices, actions, and consequences to ethical decision- making. 6. Social Responsibility: Laredo Community College students demonstrate intercultural competency, civic knowledge, and the ability to engage effectively in regional, national, and/or global communities. Disclaimer: General Education competencies apply only to Core Curriculum courses. QUALITY ENHANCEMENT PLAN (QEP) Reading: Gateway to Learning The QEP is a long-term institutional commitment designed to improve student learning. The improvement of reading and reading comprehension was selected by the students, faculty, staff, and administration of LCC as the focus of our QEP. The diverse reading materials assigned in this course should help you to improve your basic reading and reading comprehension skills necessary to succeed in college. SCANS COMPETENCIES: Refer to attachment. SCANS ASSESSMENT: C1, 5, 6, 7, 9, 10, 18 F1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 9, 10, 12 TEACHING STRATEGIES/METHODS OF INSTRUCTION: Lecture OUTCOMES ASSESSMENT: See Instructors 1 st day handouts EXTERNAL ASSESSMENTS: Students may be asked to provide assignments which may be included in course portfolios and used for evaluation of General Education Competencies. In addition, you may be selected to participate in the completion of surveys and/or be selected to take tests which will gauge your overall improvement in reading, writing, critical thinking, and mathematics. These activities are designed to collectively monitor your overall progress as a higher education student. METHODS AND CRITERIA FOR EVALUATION: Homework, 45% Tests (4 or 5), 30%
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