PDEV 0001. College and Life Success

Units: 3
Hours: 54 lecture
Strategies for creating success in college, life and career. Apply psychological, social, and physiological principles to success. Explore personality, interests, and values to increase self-understanding and select an appropriate major and career. Examine adult stages of development and discover strategies for lifelong learning. Apply psychological principles of learning and strengthen academic study strategies such as note taking, memorizing and test taking skills. Apply life management techniques to accomplish goals. Develop a plan for wellness and living a long and healthy life. Learn strategies for motivation and stress management. Practice creative and critical thinking techniques, problem-solving, and decision-making. (CSU, UC-with unit limitation)