Staley, Constance. FOCUS on Community College Success. 4th ed. Boston: Cengage Learning, 2016.
You will need a three-ring binder with looseleaf notebook paper and blue or black ink pens.
Students will learn best practices for academic, career, and personal success. Students will discover their individual strengths, interests, and values to create a personalized plan; select and utilize resources that are applicable to their growth and success; and engage as active and responsible members of the academic community. This course should be taken during a student's first semester of college work at Oklahoma City Community College and is a required course in degree plans to satisfy the Life Skills requirement.
The curriculum is arranged into the following five units of study:
- Unit One: Get Your Bearings
- Unit Two: Explore Your Strengths
- Unit Three: Take Charge of Your Adventure
- Unit Four: Plan Your Journey
- Unit Five: Commit to Your Future