Summer Boot Camps

Summer Boot Camps

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How would you like to boost your math and/or writing skills and test out of MATH-092 or ENGL-092?

Writing Boot Camp is a three-week intensive summer course designed for students who want to boost their writing skills and gain the confidence needed to become adequately prepared for college-level writing. For $100 and three weeks’ time, students can gain the skills needed to test out of ENGL 092 and be eligible to take ENGL 101A in the fall. The class runs two weeks online and one week on campus: July 31 – August 17, 2017 from 1-4:30pm.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • Gain confidence needed to successfully write college-level essays.
  • Write organized essays controlled by a strong thesis.
  • Develop and expand ideas that are supported by a variety of relevant details and support.
  • Construct sentences that demonstrate control of grammar, sentence variety, word choice, and conventions of standard written English.

Math Boot Camp is an interactive, four-week summer course designed to provide a math refresher in order to either take the Math 092 challenge exam or to review before entering Math 101. For $100 and four weeks’ time, this course prepares students to have a successful semester in a math course. The class runs three weeks online and one week on campus: July 24 – August 17, 2017 from 9am-12pm.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • Demonstrate an increased ability to reason about mathematics.
  • Identify areas of further development in mathematics and plan for remediation.
  • Identify and effectively use math resources.
  • Differentiate between lack of preparation and test anxiety.
  • Prepare for the next semester in math.

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Please contact Bailey Gillespie for more information at bgillespie@jessup.edu.

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