Human Development Courses
Human Development Courses (HDC), taught by Counseling faculty members, help students learn academic and life skills.
HDC 100: Career Planning (1-3 credits)
Intro to a systematic approach to help the individual gain a better understanding of self relating to occupational interests and goals. Includes testing and discussions of values, interests and skills.
HDC 101: Orientation to College Success (1-3 credits)
Assists new students to their adjustment to community college. Includes goal-setting, self-motivation skills, identifying college resources, personal development and general study hints.
HDC 119: Stress Management (1-3 credits)
Focus on changing stressful situations and personal responses to them. Includes time management, cognitive restructuring, health and wellness, and relaxation training.
HDC 125: Learning Strategies for Math Success (1-3 credits)
Identifies emotional and cognitive barriers to math learning. Covers research-based skills for strengthening math approach and performance. Includes learning styles, anxiety management, relaxation techniques, cognitive behavioral strategies, memory storage and retrieval, and other skills related to math success.