Dr. Melissa Danforth

Computer and Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Department
California State University, Bakersfield

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CSUB 101: Roadrunner First-Year Experience (FYE) Seminar - Section 2 (Engineering Section) - Fall 2012
Course meets Monday 3:30pm - 5:10pm in Sci III 311
Course Description:
This seminar introduces first-time freshman students to important issues for academic and career success at CSUB, including, but not limited to, managing time, learning how to learn, reading/listening/taking notes, thinking logically and critically, communicating effectively, taking exams/writing papers, avoiding violations of academic integrity, growing personally and interpersonally, living healthy, and exploring majors and careers.
Required Materials:
Runner Life 2012-2013: The First-Year Experience Handbook by Dr. Brett Schmoll & Matthew Woodman. ISBN: 978-1478183013.
This text is available in the campus book store, through Amazon.com, and through Createspace.com

The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros. ISBN: 978-0-679-73477-2. This text is available through the campus book store and various local bookstores.

Both books are on also reserve at the Walter W. Stiern Library. Bring your CSUB ID Card to the Check Out Desk to borrow a copy for 2 hours.

College Student Inventory (CSI).
CSI e-tokens are only available through the campus book store. See the CSI section in the syllabus for more information about the CSI.

Direct Moodle Link
We will be using the CEE/CS Moodle website for this course instead of the campus Blackboard site. The direct link to the course in Moodle is http://moodle.cs.csubak.edu/moodle/course/view.php?id=61