COM Labs promote the academic success of College of Marin students.
The Writing Center/English Lab is located in LC 120, where students of English 98 and English 120 may fulfill the Lab Requirement. Students working on reading and writing projects in any other courses are also welcome. The Writing Center/English Lab is staffed by instructors and instructional assistants. Students can receive tutoring or work on computers at their own pace. Information regarding free online writing tutoring is also available.
The Online Writing Center (the OWC) can be accessed through your MyCOM account. Click on the Distance Education tab, scroll down to the Online Writing Center box, and click on the link.
The English Skills Lab offers a variety of one-unit classes in which you can learn select English skills at your own pace. Each course is built around its own textbook or computer program. Before you start a course, you must consult with an instructor to determine which class and text are best for you.
The English as a Second Language (ESL) Lab is staffed by instructors and offers reading, writing, grammar, and pronunciation support for students enrolled in both credit and non-credit ESL courses.
Language and Culture Lab
Students enrolled in ESL and Modern Language classes can use this state-of-the-art computer language lab to practice language skills when their instructor is present. The entrance is located across the hall from the Tutoring Center, on the second floor of the Learning Resources Center.
This learning lab provides free drop-in diagnostic assessment, study materials, instruction, and preparation for the GED high school equivalency exam and for basic skills improvement. The GED preparation courses are open-entry and open-exit and are free of charge. For Fall semester 2012, GED math help is available on Mondays and Wednesdays, 9am-12pm, Tuesdays 9am-12pm and 1-4pm, and Thursdays from 10am-4pm
A credentialed instructor, instructional specialists, and tutors provide math help for students in regular and self-paced courses.
The Tutoring and Learning Center (TLC) at College of Marin offers free peer-tutoring for currently enrolled students in a variety of subjects including biology, business, chemistry, foreign languages, medical assisting, math and more! All tutors are faculty recommended and have completed a course in tutor training. Please note: these are the times the Tutoring areas are open. Click here for a list of times when tutoring is offered for specific subjects.
For more information regarding the learning resources available at the College of Marin contact Becky Reetz (415) 457-8811 x7620, or email: email@example.com
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Technical Contact: Becky Reetz, Tutoring and Learning Center Coordinator, 415-485-9620
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