DESP: Learning Disability Services
If you think you may have a learning disability, make an appointment with a learning specialist to see if assessment is recommended. Counselors and learning specialists can recommend special courses which will help you with learning strategies, reading, basic math and writing.
LS 931B Effective Learning: Math Lab - Application of math strategies for algebraic and other mathematical course work. Taken concurrently with a designated Math Department course.
LS 943 A Writing Support - Application of writing strategies for English course work. Taken concurrently with designated English Department courses.
LS 942 Effective Critical Reading - Strategies to improve reading comprehension for college level reading.
LS 001 Learning Strategies for College and Life - Study skills, goal setting, time management, memory, test taking strategies, note taking, and learning styles.
LS 944 Effective Learning - Basic math and algebra concepts.
LS 941B Effective Sentence & Paragraph Writing - Paragraph development, organization, basic grammar and mechanics.
LS 941C Effective Essay Writing - Essay development and organization.
For More Information Contact:
Judy Colson (408) 741-2450
Susan Sherrill (408) 741- 2452