Supplemental Learning Assistance
Workshops, Directed Learning Activities and Directed Study Groups

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Supplemental Learning Assistance

If you need to complete a DLA online, follow these simple instructions. SLA is offered in three forms:

  • Workshops - 60-minute interactive sessions led by an Instructional Specialist. Appointments recommended as space is limited.
  • Directed Study Groups (DSG) – 60-minute interactive sessions led by a tutor. Appointments recommended as space is limited
  • Directed Learning Activities (DLA) - 60-minute individually-completed activities that include a brief consultation with an Instructor or Tutor; no appointment necessary.

Please be sure to bring your student ID number to the Success Center.

Workshops & Directed Study Groups

The LBCC Success Centers provide workshops and directed study groups in a small group setting to help students learn class material that is typically more challenging. Students leave workshops and DSGs more confident in their understanding and ability to apply trickier course content.

Our instructors and tutors deliver the material in an engaging and student-centered manner, whenever possible giving students a more hands-on experience.

The following classes offer Workshops or Directed Study Groups:

  • ENGLISH: ENGL 105, 801A 
  • MATH 110, 130, 140
  • VOCATIONAL NURSING: VN 215, 220, 230
  • FOOD & NUTRITION (Spring Semester only)
  • REGISTERED NURSING: ADN 12B
  • READING: 82, 883AX
  • LIFE SCIENCE: ANAT 41, PHYSI 1

Directed Learning Activities

Directed Learning Activities are individual activities that are assigned by your class instructor and completed in the Success Center.  Students work independently to complete the assigned DLAs, which are typically 60-90 minutes in length, and at the completion of the DLA, the student meets with a Success Center staff member for a follow-up session.

The following classes offer Directed Learning Activities:

  • ART 1, 2
  • ALLIED HEALTH: AH 60, AH 220
  • CHEMISTRY: CHEM 2
  • COUNSELING: COUNS 1
  • CULINARY ARTS: CULAR 202, CULAR 241
  • ENGLISH: ENGL 1, 105, 801A
  • FAMILY & CONSUMER STUDIES: FD 24, F_N 228
  • LEARN 11
  • MATH 110, 130, 140
  • MEDICAL ASSISTING: MA 270
  • NURSING: ADN 12B and VN 215, 220, 230
  • READING: 82, 883AX
  • SOCIOLOGY: SOCIO 1
  • TRADES: MTFAB 50, 220B and ELECT 200A, 210A

Complete Your English or Reading SLA Online

To complete your SLA requirement, please do the following:

  1. Log in to the WRSC Canvas Page (requires Viking login).
  2. Click on the button marked Complete Your DLA and follow the instructions.
Need help? Talk to someone live at the WRSC Online Front Desk on Zoom, Monday – Thursday from 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

WRSC Online Front Desk

 

This video describes how to use the commenting features of Adobe to complete and annotate WRSC Directed Learning Activity PDF files

This video explains the basics of annotation and, specifically, how to annotate the text of WRSC Directed Learning Activities

This video explains how to get MS Word for free Word and how to annotate Directed Learning Activities in the Writing & Reading Success Center

English & Reading SLA Schedules

Duration Activity 1 Activity 2 Activity 3
16-Week Courses Tuesday, September 7
to
Saturday, October 9
Monday, October 11
to
Saturday, November 13
Monday, November 15
to
Saturday, December 11
1st 8-Week Courses Tuesday, September 7
to
Saturday, September 18
Monday, September 20
to
Saturday, October 16
Monday, September 20
to
Saturday, October 16
2nd 8-Week Courses Monday, October 25
to
Saturday, November 13
Monday, November 15
to
Saturday, December 11
Monday, November 15
to
Saturday, December 11
12-Week/Late Start Courses Monday, September 27
to
Friday, October 22
Monday, October 25
to
Saturday, November 20
Monday, November 22
to
Saturday, December 11
NOTE: The deadline for completing activities is Saturday, Dec. 11. Tutoring only will continue through Saturday, Dec. 18, our final day of operation for the semester.

Math SLA Directed Learning Activity (DLA) Request

Directed Learning Activities (DLA) – Individual Packet on a topic already covered in class. Appointment required to review your work.

DLA Request Form

You will receive an email with the Zoom Link and DLA Packet. Complete the DLA Packet and upload the file before your review appointment.
Last Day – 12/11/2021

Math SLA 110 Workshops

Math SLA Workshops – 60-mintue Group activity lead by an Instructional Specialist.

See below for dates/times to reserve a seat. You will receive an email 1 hour before the workshop begins with the Zoom Link and the Handout to complete during the Workshop.
Last Day – 12/11/2021

Math 110 Workshop Schedules

 

Math SLA 130 Workshops

Math SLA Workshops – 60-mintue Group activity lead by an Instructional Specialist.

See below for dates/times to reserve a seat. You will receive an email 1 hour before the workshop begins with the Zoom Link and the Handout to complete during the Workshop.
Last Day – 12/11/2021

Math 130 Workshop Schedules

Math SLA 140 Workshops

Math SLA Workshops – 60-mintue Group activity lead by an Instructional Specialist.

See below for dates/times to reserve a seat. You will receive an email 1 hour before the workshop begins with the Zoom Link and the Handout to complete during the Workshop.
Last Day – 12/11/2021

Math 140 Workshop Schedules

 

Math SLA 815 Workshops

Math SLA Workshops – 60-mintue Group activity lead by an Instructional Specialist.

See below for dates/times to reserve a seat. You will receive an email 1 hour before the workshop begins with the Zoom Link and the Handout to complete during the Workshop.
Last Day – 12/11/2021

Math 815 Workshop Schedules