Counseling (COUN)

COUN 1  Introduction to College

1 Unit (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
(May be taken for Pass/No Pass only)
Lecture: 18   

Higher education and the college experience including orientation to college life and higher education resources. Explores graduation, transfer, career options, factors in educational decision making, and educational planning.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 201822909COUN:1R12:00pm - 2:05pmJ. Perez-Garcia12-1060
Fall 201822910COUN:1W4:30pm - 6:35pmD. Gutierrez12-1060
Fall 201822912COUN:1T2:15pm - 4:20pmJ. Hayward12-1060

COUN 1H  Introduction to College - Honors

1 Unit (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 18   
Prerequisite: Acceptance into Honors Program.

Higher education and the college experience. Orientation to college life and resources. Explores graduation, transfer, career options, factors in educational decision making and educational planning.

COUN 2  College Success Strategies

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
(May be taken for option of letter grade or Pass/No Pass)
Lecture: 54   

Strategies and techniques to be an effective college student including time management, study skills, college resources, career exploration and educational planning. Develop skills necessary to reach educational and career goals.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 201822915COUN:2MW9:45am - 11:10amD. Casas12-1060
Fall 201822916COUN:2R3:00pm - 6:10pmR. Santacruz12-1080
Fall 201822957COUN:2TR10:15am - 11:40amNotEntered-XXXX
Fall 201822961COUN:2TR9:45am - 11:10amV. Greco20-5
Fall 201823933COUN:2MW8:00am - 9:25amA. Torres77-2070
Fall 201823934COUN:2MW9:45am - 11:10amA. Torres77-2070
Fall 201823935COUN:2MW11:30am - 12:55pmD. Casas77-2070
Fall 201823936COUN:2TR9:45am - 11:10amB. Flameno21G-1
Fall 201823937COUN:2TR9:45am - 11:10amC. Ton13-1220
Fall 201823938COUN:2MW8:00am - 9:25amJ. Hart11-2209
Fall 201823939COUN:2MW9:45am - 11:10amJ. Hart66-209
Fall 201823947COUN:2TR11:30am - 12:55pmL. Trejo12-1020
Fall 201823948COUN:2TR12:00pm - 1:25pmA. Perez12-1080
Fall 201823949COUN:2TR9:45am - 11:10amR. Santacruz79-3280
Fall 201824251COUN:2TR3:30pm - 6:40pmL. MunizNotEntered-XXXX
Fall 201824678COUN:2F8:00am - 11:10amNotEntered-XXXX

COUN 5  Career and Life Planning

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENGL 68
Advisory: Eligibility for AMLA 33R or Eligibility for READ 90

A systematic approach to self-exploration related to the career and life planning process, including identification of values, interests, skills, and self-management style. Develop decision making and goal setting skills and identify barriers to success. Explores and evaluates careers and job search techniques.

COUN 7  Introduction to the Transfer Process

2 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
(May be taken for option of letter grade or Pass/No Pass)
Lecture: 36   
Advisory: Eligibility for ENGL 1A

Exploration of transfer requirements, admission procedures and requirements for majors. Explore academic and support services, financial aid and other transitional issues to enable students to make informed choices on majors, four-year institutions and academic planning. Field trips are required.

COUN 12  Career Exploration and Planning for Students with Disabilities

3 Units (Not Degree Applicable)
(May be taken for Pass/No Pass only)
Lecture: 54   
Advisory: Eligibility for ENGL 67 and eligibility for READ 80

Formerly DSPS 12 Systematic approach to self-exploration, occupational research, and career decision making. Students will identify interests, personality style, and skills. Educational and functional limitations, as well as reasonable accommodations will be explored. Designed for students with disabilities.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 201824230COUN:12MW1:15pm - 2:40pmE. Reyes9E-2080

COUN 13  Orientation to College for Students with Disabilities

1 Unit (Not Degree Applicable)
(May be taken for Pass/No Pass only)
Lecture: 18   

Examine the college experience in relationship to disabilities. Develop an understanding of how disability related factors may influence the educational decision-making process.

COUN 20  Peer Counselor Training

2 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
Lecture: 36   
Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENGL 68

Group experience with interpersonal communication and approaches to peer counseling and advising at Mt. SAC. Provide opportunities to develop skills with a variety of communication styles that include open expression, active listening, and feedback. Opportunities may be available for students to become employed as peer counselors.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 201823392COUN:20TR4:30pm - 6:35pmE. Hernandez9E-2080

COUN 51  Career Planning

1 Unit (Degree Applicable, CSU)
Lecture: 18   

An abbreviated career planning course designed for students who want assistance in making informed career decisions. A variety of assessments, inventories, and computer generated information will be used to help students explore careers and majors.

COUN 54  Student Success for Single Parents

3 Units (Degree Applicable)
Lecture: 54   

Identify behavior patterns that influence student success. Develop skills and strategies to be a successful single parent college student. Topics include communication, assertiveness, conflict resolution, goal setting, decision making, time management, educational planning, career assessment, college resources, self-advocacy, and building a strong support system.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 201824162COUN:54TR9:45am - 11:10amA. Turcios79-3270

COUN 99A  Special Projects in Counseling

0.5-3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
Lecture: 8-48   

Opportunity to explore academic interest and aspirations in greater depth. Instructor's authorization is required. A field trip may be required.

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