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Software

The Academic Support Lab features

General Software

  • Microsoft Windows XP
  • Microsoft Office 2007
  • Speed Reader
  • Ultimate Word Attack
  • Word Smart
  • Spell It

Plato Courseware

Study Skills Software

In the desktop folder “Study Skills”

  • Learning Styles - Online Learning Styles Inventory
  • Organization [Assignment Calendar/Note Taking]
  • Tips & Techniques [Reading/Listening/Remembering/Getting the Point]
  • Test Styles & Test Taking Tips

Writing, Grammar & Spelling Skills Software

In the desktop folder “Writing, Grammar, and Spelling”

  • Skills Bank 4 Student Program (In the desktop folder “Skills Bank 4”) Comprehensive Interactive Program: Writing/Language/Reading/Basic & Intermediate Math. Can’t register must take an activity as a guest.

Reading & Vocabulary Software

In the desktop folder “Reading and Vocabulary”

  • Word Smart Level C: [CD/orange #1] requires a CD and includes audio. Insert CD and access program through the Reading and Vocab. Folder
  • Skills Bank 4 Student Program: In the desktop folder “Skills Bank 4” includes audio. Can’t register must take an activity as a guest.

Mathematics Software

In the desktop folder “Math”

  • Real to Reel—Digital Videos: Requires CD’s #1 - #24. Lecture Series for Cuesta College’s Math 23 Course.
  • Winning at Math: includes book #1.

Typing & Keyboarding Software

Software: In the desktop folder “Typing and Keyboarding”

  • Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing 9 includes CD and audio.
  • Multimedia Typing includes CD and audio
  • Typing Tutor 10 includes CD and audio

NOTE: The three programs above MUST be run from the CD. The programs are not designed to run solely from the desktop folders.

 

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