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LS 095 REINFORCING COMMUNICATION SKILLS (Placement based on ACT/SAT sub scores): Are you unsure of how to use a semicolon? Do you need practice in basic grammar and punctuation? This class teaches you all you need to know before you tackle English Composition! (3 credits)

LS 096 WRITING COMPETENCY SKILLS:  This class reviews writing skills, especially in the areas of punctuation, syntax, and coherence in writing. The class is designed for students, especially international, who have experienced difficulty in passing the English Competency Exam (ECE). (1credit)

LS 098 BASIC ALGEBRA SKILLS (Placement based on ACT/SAT scores): Do you need to be refreshed in basic arithmetic and algebra? This is the place to be! (3 credits)

LS 103 REINFORCING READING SKILLS: Do you want to improve your reading comprehension and speed? This course offers individualized development of reading and thinking skills! (3 credits)

LS 104 ACADEMIC SUCCESS SKILLS (Required for ALL conditionally accepted students): Here is everything you ever wanted to know about JSU and college life but were too afraid to ask! This course teaches study methods, library skills, note taking, stress reduction, and more! (3 credits)

LS 130 CRITICAL THINKING: Develop the higher order of thinking abilities needed for academic study and career success! (3 credits)

LS 300 ENHANCED WRITING SKILLS:  Want to pass the English Competency Exam (ECE)?  Get stress-free writing practice and helpful hints that will improve your writing. (1 credit)

LS 301 (1credit), LS 302 (2 credits), LS 303 (3 credits) ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE MANAGEMENT Realizing students can be effective teachers, JSU offers academic credit to qualified students who serve as learning assistants in selected areas.  Permission of instructor is required.

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