Faculty Support

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The CSL is pleased to support faculty by providing supplemental academic assistance for students, whether in the subject area or through academic coaching. Below are two ways that faculty can encourage students to utilize CSL services: 

Syllabus Insert

Consider adding the following to your syllabus or online course homepage: 

Center for Student Learning:I encourage you to utilize the Center for Student Learning’s (CSL) academic support services for assistance in study strategies, speaking & writing strategies, and course content. The CSL offers tutoring, Supplemental Instruction, study strategy appointments, and workshops. Students of all abilities have become more successful using these programs throughout their academic career and the services are available to you at no additional cost. For more information regarding these services please visit the CSL website at http://csl.cofc.eduor call (843)953-5635. 


Workshops

The CSL offers a series of Study Skills Workshops for all students each semester, and  can also provide customized workshops on request. Request a Workshop  and a CSL staff member will work with you to tailor a topic to the content of your course and the needs of your students! Topics include, but are not limited to: 

  • Time and Task Management 
  • Learning Modalities 
  • The Studying Process 
  • Test Taking 
  • Planning for Exams 
  • Reading and Critical Thinking 
  • Note Taking and Memory 

Student Feedback on Workshops
  • "The study strategies workshops at the college are impressive and very helpful. I try to go to as many as I can!"
  • “My favorite part was the handouts - I can actually see what I can do about procrastination.”
  • “It was a small group, so it felt more personal and everyone was able to share their own strategies.”
  • “Gaining new strategies to approach studying and find out what works.  When one strategy fails, there's always more.”
  • “Situational examples helped to put where to send students into perspective.”
  • “Gathering ideas and methods to motivate myself.”
  • "This workshop was fantastic! I would recommend it to everyone!"