Martha's Vineyard and Woods Hole
Martha's Vineyard Regional High School
For the Spring 2015 semester, the College will be offering two courses at Martha's Vineyard Regional High School:
This course fosters and improves competence in intrapersonal, interpersonal, group and public communication situations. Students demonstrate skills necessary to communicate effectively through exercises and presentations that reflect practical, real-world situations. The purpose of the course is to improve the student's skill in communication by providing relevant knowledge and opportunity to apply that knowledge. Prerequisite: ENL010 or ESL102 or satisfactory basic skills assessment score / 3 credits. Satisfies a Humanities and Fine Arts general education requirement.
A continuation of ENL101, this course is required of all Associate in Arts students and a prerequisite to all upper level English courses. It focuses on reading, analyzing, and writing about literature and is designed to help students refine writing skills developed in ENL101. Prerequisite: A grade of "C" or higher in ENL101 / 3 credits. Satisfies either an English Composition/Writing or Humanities and Fine Arts general education requirement.
For the Fall 2014 semester, the College will offer a science course in a special one-day-a-week schedule at the Marine Biological Laboratory in Woods Hole. Classroom and laboratory space has been arranged in the Loeb Building. The course has been structured so that students can take class instruction in the morning and the laboratory portion of the course and work in the same afternoon at the same location.
An introductory course for students in various health-related programs. Emphasis is placed on practical aspects of inorganic chemistry. Some organic chemistry is introduced. (3 class hours. 2 laboratory hours) Prerequisite: (MAT030 or MAT035), ENL020, and ENL050 or satisfactory basic skills assessment scores / 4 credits. Satisfies a Natural or Physical Science general education requirement.
For Additional Information
Tom Hallahan, SC.D., is the College's on-island Outreach Coordinator and liaison with the Main Campus. He provides academic advising, Accuplacer assessment testing, and general information on financial aid, admissions, and workforce training for Martha's Vineyard residents enrolling in the College's programs.
Tom's office is Room 209 at the Martha's Vineyard Regional High School, 100 Edgartown-Vineyard Haven Road in Oak Bluffs. He can be reached by phone at: (508) 360-0891, or via e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.