Glendale College wants you to succeed in achieving your academic goals. The following programs are designed to support you in achieving your potential as a student.
Do you need help to learn how to take good lecture notes? Do you need to learn how to take tests without stress? Are you wondering where to go to get help with your classes? Do you need to learn how to prepare a term paper? Would you like to improve your memory? If you want answers to these questions and more contact the following programs.
Provides various tools to help ensure your academic success. The center provides materials such as videos CD-ROM and software programs, and computer assisted instruction available for help in specific skill areas: reading, English grammar, writing, mathematics, general science and foreign languages. Computers are also available for word processing. Videos that are required viewing for telecourses are available for check out in the Learning Center.
The Math/Science Center offers, on a no appointment basis, computer assisted instruction and audiovisual assisted instruction for students in mathematics, chemistry, biology, physics, and astronomy courses. There are faculty and trained student tutors to help you. The center is equipped with some computers, VCR’s, microscopes and a slide projector.
The Tutoring Center, located in the Learning Center, provides specialized tutoring for you in any college subject. This is a free service for any Glendale Community College student.
Services include tutoring, study groups, group tutoring, and labs. Appointment is recommended to enable the Tutoring Center to match you up with a tutor in the specific subject for which you would like assistance.
The writing center is located in the Learning Center. Here, students can improve their writing abilities, whether it’s writing paragraphs, essays, business letters, or research papers. You do not have to be enrolled in an English course to use these services. COLLABORATIVE LEARNING (SI) COURSES
SI offers out of class workshops in which groups of students work together to master course content. The workshops blend what you need to know with suggestions on better ways to learn the material. SI makes studying easier, more effective and fun.
STUDENT COMPUTER LABS ON CAMPUS