Course Descriptions

ORI 101: Orientation to College

Credits 1 Lecture Hours 1 Lab Hours 0

This course is designed to introduce students to college life, responsibilities, rules, regulations, and college services.  This course is offered in a hybrid lecture format and an online format.  ORI 101 is designed for college-ready academic transfer students and those who place into ENG 101 and MTH 100 or higher.

ORI 104: Workkeys® Assessment and Advisement

Credits 1

This course provides students with an introduction to the ACT WorkKeys System. Students will complete WorkKeys assessments in the areas of Applied Math, Workplace Documents, and Graphic Literacy. Upon completion, students will be advised of their performance on the assessments and of the methods available to improve their individual performance levels.

ORI 105: Orientation and Student Success

Credits 3 Lecture Hours 3 Lab Hours 0

This course combines the curriculum of ORI 101 with an increased focus dedicated to student success skills including critical thinking, writing, time management as well as interpersonal communication.  ORI 105 is offered in a traditional lecture, hybrid lecture, and online format.  ORI 105 is designed for students who place into one or more developmental courses or who would benefit from increased college readiness training.