Academic Catalogs

Tutoring (TUTR)

TUTR G0200.5 Units (27 lab hours)  
Basics Of Tutoring  
Prerequisite(s): Instructor permission.

Grading Mode: Pass/No Pass

Not Transferable.

This course will provide the tutor with supervised practice in conducting individualized and small-group tutoring sessions with Golden West College students. Pass/No Pass.

TUTR G1071 Unit (9 lecture hours; 27 lab hours)  
Introduction To Tutoring  
Prerequisite(s): Instructor permission upon being hired as a tutor in the Tutorial and Learning Center.

Grading Mode: Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU.

This course teaches the essential skills necessary to effectively tutor students and fulfills state guidelines for community college tutor training. Guidelines are provided to teach tutors to: determine learning needs; to set short term goals; and to select and sequence activities to best accomplish those goals. This course includes lectures and supervised practice in conducting individual and/or small group tutoring sessions. Tutors also share their experiences in group discussions. Pass/No Pass.

TUTR G1110.5 Units (9 lecture hours)  
The Tutoring Process  
Prerequisite(s): Instructor permission.
Advisory: TUTR G107.

Grading Mode: Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU.

This course focuses on the intermediate skills of communication needed to tutor effectively and methods of evaluating tutor performance. The tutor is provided with the means to analyze their own communication patterns and tutoring techniques. Individualized class equivalent to nine hours. Pass/No Pass.