available courses

this course introduces the concepts and procedures used in statistical reasoning and analysis. topics in descriptive statistics include the presentation of data, the measures of location, central tendency and variability and relationships between variables. topics in inferential statistics include probability, sampling distributions and the use of confidence intervals and hypothesis testing.
the student will apply and practice knowledge that was taught in edec230, such as creating a pro-social environment and establishing positive guidance techniques. the student will complete 45 hours of supervised lab with a mentor at a licensed/registered childcare facility.
this course will focus on developing skills in using positive guidance techniques while enhancing children’s self-concept and developing children’s pro-social skills.

this course is an introduction to the nature and scope of the field of psychology as a scientific and human endeavor.  major topics include historic development of the field; biological and developmental processes; consciousness and perception; learning, remembering and thinking; motivation and emotion; personality and individuality; social behavior; normal stress and coping, and abnormal psychology and treatment methods.  

dawson college success provides the first-time college student with the connections, tools, and best practices for full success in college. students will establish connections to academic advising and student services; integrate into campus-wide community; maximize academic and career options including transfer and placement; and develop the advanced study skills and information literacy appropriate to the advanced collegiate level. students will cultivate self-care and reflection on the collegiate experience.

required freshman course

dawson college success provides the first-time college student with the connections, tools, and best practices for full success in college. students will establish connections to academic advising and student services; integrate into campus-wide community; maximize academic and career options including transfer and placement; and develop the advanced study skills and information literacy appropriate to the advanced collegiate level. students will cultivate self-care and reflection on the collegiate experience.