Learning Community #4
COMMUNICATION STUDIES FOR ENGINEERS AND COMPUTER SCIENTISTS - must be an ENGR or CSC major
Pre-requisites: This community is recommended for students with interests in the engineering and computer science fields.
This Learning Community is comprised of: Communication Studies 4 – Communication Experience, Engineering 1A- Fundamentals of Engineering and the lab and Arts and Letters 70A – EOP Strategies of Learning. This community was created to help new freshmen students, who may have an interest in these fields, adapt to the university and all its processes, clarify their educational goals and get to know the classmates they will work with over the course of their academic careers. Students will also have opportunities to meet engineering faculty and students in the major. Students will also conduct career searches looking at the employment outlook, pay scales and preparation for the technology and engineering fields. Communication Studies will provide you with theory and techniques as well as practice in public speaking—important skills in today’s economy. The ALS-70A course will provide you with the study strategies and academic support to promote academic success. Other social activities in the community will be designed to enrich your learning experience.