students attending a Learning Commons workshop

Workshop Schedule

Taking a Math Placement Test

For information on the math placement test and to schedule an appointment for a remote proctored test visit cod.edu/testing.

Math Placement Test Information Sessions

Learn how to sign up for and navigate the ALEKS Placement, Preparation, and Learning module during this one-hour session. No math instruction is given at these sessions.

Sessions will be held both in-person in the Learning Commons (SRC 2102) and online via Zoom. To register, email MathAssistanceArea@cod.edu, or phone (630) 942-3940, or stop by the front reception desk in the Learning Commons. Please include your:

  • Full name
  • 7-digit ID number
  • The time and date of the session you want to attend (See the schedule below)
  • If you plan to attend in-person or on Zoom.
  • Your @dupage.edu email address

Whether you attend in-person or via Zoom, you must be registered at least one hour before the session begins in order to attend.

  • Wed., Feb. 16, 3 - 4 p.m. (online only)
  • Wed., Mar. 16, 1 - 2 p.m.
  • Thur., Apr. 14, Noon - 1 p.m.
  • Wed., May 18, 1 - 2 p.m.

Geometry Review Workshops

Two 2½ hour sessions are offered to review basic geometric principles in preparation for the Geometry Placement test. Students should sign up for both Session 1 and Session 2.

Sessions will be held both in-person in the Learning Commons (SRC 2102) and online via Zoom.  To register, email MathAssistanceArea@cod.edu, or phone (630) 942-3940, or stop by the front reception desk in the Learning Commons.  Please include your:

  • Full name
  • 7-digit ID number
  • The time and date of the session you want to attend (See the schedule below)
  • If you plan to attend in-person or on Zoom.
  • Your @dupage.edu email address.

Students must be registered at least one hour before the session begins if attending on Zoom. You will receive an email response with the Zoom invitation with the link you will need to attend the session. 

Geometry Workshops (two 2.5-hour sessions)

  • Session 1: Wed., May 18, 3:30 - 6 p.m.
  • Session 2: Thur., May 19, 3:30 - 6 p.m.

Beginning of Semester Success Workshops

Beginning of Semester Success (BOSS) workshops are open to all College of DuPage students and provide strategies for study skills, time management, as well as maintaining a positive attitude throughout the semester. Learn more about BOSS workshops.

Dimensional Analysis Workshops

For students enrolled in the COD Nursing Program. Practice medication conversions and dosage calculations with the help of a COD tutor. Call Tutoring Services at (630) 942-3686 for more information. Walk-ins are welcome

  • Wednesday, January 26, 11 a.m. - Noon

More information and link to the Zoom session.

  • Wednesday, February 2, 2 - 3 p.m.

More information and link to the Zoom session.

Do You Want to Improve Your Writing and Speech Skills?

The Learning Commons offers online videos to help students improve their skills in writing, reading, and speech. They can also offer strategies for study skills and Beginning of Semester Success.

For updates on upcoming Learning Commons events follow @CODLearningCmns on Twitter and codlearningcommons on Instagram

 

Contact Information

Learning Commons
Student Resource Center (SRC), Room 2102
Call: (630) 942-3940
Email: learningcommons@cod.edu 

Learning Commons Hours of Operation

Learning Commons West
Technical Education Center (TEC), Room 1016B
(630) 942-3960
Email: learningcommons@cod.edu

Mathematics Assistance
(630) 942-3339
Email: mathassistancearea@cod.edu

Writing, Reading, and Speech Assistance
(630) 942-3355
Email: wrsa@cod.edu

Tutoring Services
(630) 942-3686
Email: tutoring@cod.edu