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ACHIEVING SUCCESS

3. Web Site/WebDMC All the information you need about the College is at your fingertips through the Web site: www.delmar.edu. Take advantage of WebDMC, a student-friendly Web site at www.delmar.edu/ webdmc. WebDMC provides you Internet access to a world of tools and features that will enhance your college experience. All you need is your DMC-issued user ID and password.

Learning Labs And Centers

There is a centralized success center plus individual learning labs to help you.

Centralized Center Student Success Center The Student Success Center (SSC) located in the St. Clair Building on the East Campus provides academic support for students who want assistance outside the regular classroom. Housed in the SSC are multi-discipline Peer Tutoring, Supplemental Instruction, Technology Resources Center, laptop and graphing calculator checkout program and student oriented workshops. Contact number is (361) 698-2265. The Technology Resource Center provides student computer workstations for academic support to include a variety of software programs, music key boards, laptops and graphing calculators for student checkouts. The contact number is 698-2234. Office Hours: Monday-Thursday 7:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Individual Labs/Centers There are several individual learning labs and centers that focus on specific academic skills. 1. Stone Writing Center You are encouraged to visit the Stone Writing Center on the fourth floor of the White Library. The SWC has three components: A. Virginia Stone English Learning Lab If you want to improve your writing skills, check out the Virginia Stone English Learning Lab, located on the fourth floor of the White Library. You can take advantage of many free services and resources, including computers with Internet, professional tutoring (both in-person and online), interactive workshops and specialty handouts. Services are available to students in all disciplines, not just English. B. One-Hour Writing Labs When you sign up for English 0305/0306, 0307 and 1301, you will also be enrolling in a one-hour writing lab. You attend one hour per week in one of five computer writing labs, located in the English Building and the fourth floor of the White Library. In addition to these on-campus labs, there are hybrid and online labs for fulfilling your lab requirement. Each level of lab curriculum is tailored to complement instruction given in English class. Throughout the semester, you will apply writing and research skills that will empower you to succeed in your English classes and other College classes requiring writing. 41

Del Mar College 2012-2013 Catalog  

2012-2013 Edition of the Catalog and Student Handbook for Del Mar College in Corpus Christi, Texas

Del Mar College 2012-2013 Catalog  

2012-2013 Edition of the Catalog and Student Handbook for Del Mar College in Corpus Christi, Texas

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