Counseling Classes

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
Spring 201942964COUN:1R2:15pm - 4:20pmR. Santacruz12-1060
Spring 201942965COUN:1M2:15pm - 4:20pmM. Barrios12-1060
Spring 201943055COUN:1T2:15pm - 4:20pmJ. Sewell12-1060
Spring 201943058COUN:1R2:15pm - 4:20pmG. Alvarado12-1020
Spring 201943060COUN:1W4:30pm - 6:35pmS. Roman12-1060
Spring 201943061COUN:1T2:15pm - 4:20pmL. Zuno12-1020
Spring 201943062COUN:1R2:15pm - 4:20pmJ. Fuller12-1020
Spring 201943413COUN:1W4:30pm - 6:35pmH. Fukusumi12-1020
Spring 201943421COUN:1R2:15pm - 4:20pmA. Wang12-1080

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
Spring 201942966COUN:2MW8:00am - 9:25amJ. Hart12-1060
Spring 201942967COUN:2TR10:15am - 11:40amR. Santacruz12-1060
Spring 201942976COUN:2MW9:45am - 11:10amJ. Hart12-1060
Spring 201942977COUN:2TR9:45am - 11:10amA. Torres21A-2
Spring 201943407COUN:2TR10:15am - 11:40amC. Macias Limon12-1020

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.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Spring 201942968COUN:5TR10:15am - 11:40amE. Lee12-1080
Spring 201942969COUN:5T3:00pm - 6:10pmS. Poulter21A-1
Spring 201942970COUN:5M7:00pm - 10:15pmJ. Lopez12-1080
T7:00pm - 10:10pmS. Mbuthi12-1060
Spring 201942972COUN:5MW9:45am - 11:50amS. Mbuthi77-1060
Spring 201942978COUN:5TR12:00pm - 1:25pmA. Perez21A-1
Spring 201942979COUN:5TR9:45am - 11:10amC. Ton21C-1
Spring 201942980COUN:5TR9:45am - 11:10amL. Trejo21A-1
Spring 201942982COUN:5R3:00pm - 6:10pmJ. Lopez21A-2
Spring 201943417COUN:5TR11:30am - 12:55pmL. Trejo21A-2
Spring 201943418COUN:5TR1:15pm - 2:40pmL. Trejo21A-2
Spring 201943419COUN:5TR9:45am - 11:10amB. Flameno21C-2
Spring 201943420COUN:5TR9:45am - 11:10amM. Barrios21F-1
Spring 201943730COUN:5F11:30am - 2:40pmS. Poulter21A-1

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.

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.

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.

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.