Notetaking and Listening 85B ( Obsolete )
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Mt. San Antonio College

 

 

September 16, 2014

 

 

Effective Term:   200825 - Winter 2009

Course ID:

STDY   85B

Title:

Notetaking and Listening

 

Division:

Library and Learning Resources Division

Department:

Learning Assistance Department

Discipline:

Short Title:

Notetaking and Listening

 

Course Status:

Approved

Maximum Class Size:

  35

 

 

Method of Instruction:

 

 Lecture

 Work Experience, Occupational

 Laboratory

 Work Experience, General

 Lecture and Laboratory

 Open Entry/Exit

 Independent Studies

 Apprentice

 Distance Learning (Distance Education Delayed) for online courses

 Distance (Hybrid Online) for online supported courses

 

** MAXIMUM CONTACT HOURS **

** CREDIT UNITS **

 

  Lecture Hours:

  18.00

  1.00   

 

  Lab Hours:

  

 

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  Clinical Hours:

  

 

  Total Hours:

  18

 

 

Taxonomy of Programs (TOPS) Information:

TOPS Code and Course Program Title:

499900 - Other Interdisciplinary Studies

 

SAM Priority Code: 

A.

Apprenticeship

Courses offered to apprentices only.

B.

Advanced Occupational

Courses taken in the advanced stages of an occupational program. Each “B” level course must have a “C” level prerequisite in the same program area.

C.

Clearly Occupational

Courses taken in the middle stages of an occupational program. Should provide the student with entry-level job skills.

D.

Possibly Occupational

Courses taken in the beginning stages of an occupational program.

E.

Non-Occupational

 

Discipline Placement:


State Transfer Code:

C1 Not Transferable, AA/AS Degree

Grading Method:

Letter Grade Only

Frequency Offered:

 Fall

 Winter

 Spring

 Summer

 On Demand

Earn Credit:

Non-repeatable Credit - equates to 0 repeats

 

Transfer Status

Baccalaureate Status is granted by the Educational Design General Education and Baccalaureate Level Subcommittee.

 CSU Transferable         CSU Approval Date:                      (mm/dd/yyyy)                  

 UC Transferable             UC Approval Date:                      (mm/dd/yyyy)                 

 

Course Requisites

Prerequisite:


Co requisite:


Advisory:

Eligibility for ENGL 67

 

Course Special Designators


Course Description:

A single purpose course designed to support learning in either an academic field or in a vocation. Provides awareness of how the brain functions and applications of that knowledge to notetaking and effective listening strategies.

Course Outline:

- Brain-based Learning: creating dendrites, active learning strategies.
- Learning Styles: multiple intelligences; left brain/right brain learning preferences, teaching styles/preferences.
- Notetaking: the process of going from listening to notetaking; the difference between a main idea and detail in a lecture; outlining; mapping strategies.
- Listening: compare and contrast active listening and hearing; nonverbal communication and listening comprehension; distracters in listening.
- Final exam.

Lab Outline:


Course Measurable Objectives:

Using a brain-based research perspective, students will:
1. Identify and understand the implications of brain-based research for their own learning process.
2. Identify different teaching and learning theories.
3. Identify the personal effectiveness of various notetaking strategies necessary for academic success.
4. Identify important listening strategies and apply to notetaking mode.
5. Identify teambuilding strategies and apply those strategies to collaborative learning exercises.

Course Methods of Evaluation:

Category 1. Substantial written assignments for this course include:

Essay Exam(s)
Written Homework
Term or Other Paper(s)

If the course is degree applicable, substantial written assignments in this course are inappropriate because:


Category 2. Computational or non-computational problem solving demonstrations:

Exam(s)
Homework Problem(s)

Category 3. Skills Demonstrations:

Class Performance(s)

Category 4. Objective Examinations:

Multiple Choice
Matching Items
Short Answer
True/False

Sample Assignments:

1. Write a paper on brain-based learning theory and discuss three things you learned that can be applied directly in your academic life.
2. Take notes in another class using one of the notetaking formats presented in this class and evaluate the completeness of your notes.
3. Listen to something that is difficult for you (A Shakespearean play or Physics lecture) and summarize the main ideas presented.

 

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