Courses Available for Tutoring: Fall 2016

(Note: updated regularly and subject to change due to tutor availability)

The following is a list of courses for which we have trained content tutors and writing tutors.

Content tutors 

  • Content tutors have taken and successfully completed the course they are tutoring.
  • They have been recommended to tutor the course by a faculty member in the department.
  • They have completed training with the Learning Center staff.
  • Such training focuses on effective tutoring practices and strategies for tutoring in their content area.

Writing tutors

  • Writing tutors have taken and successfully completed ENG 390: Theories and Practices of Writing Tutoring.
  • ENG 390 focuses on tutoring practices and strategies that provide writing guidance in any discipline.
  • They can help with structure and style, but they can also help with grammar.
  • If you just want to talk about a writing assignment or brainstorm, please make an appointment or come to a Writing Lab.

We do our best to find qualified tutors for all of the following courses. However, there are times when we may be unable to provide a qualified tutor for some of these courses. If one of these courses is not available, please make a request at the front desk.

Accounting

  • ACC 201 - Introduction to Financial Accounting
  • ACC 202 - Introduction to Managerial Accounting
  • ACC 301 - Intermediate Accounting I

Anthropology

  • ANT 104 - Great Archaological Discoveries

Biology

  • BIO 101 - General Biology I
  • BIO 102 - General Biology II

Chemistry

  • CHE 101 - General Chemistry
  • CHE 111 - Fundamental Principles of Chemistry I
  • CHE 112 - Fundamental Principles of Chemistry II
  • CHE 240 - Fundamentals of Organic Chemistry
  • CHE 241 - Organic Chemistry I
  • CHE 242 - Organic Chemistry II  

Communication Disorders and Sciences

  • CDS 211 - Elementary American Sign Language I
  • CDS 212 - Elementary American Sign Language II  
  • CDS 342 - Introduction to Phonetics 
  • CDS 343 - Speech/Hearing Mechanism

Computer Science

  • CSC 121 - Introduction to Computing and the Web

Economics

  • ECO 101 - Principles of Economics
  • ECO 110 - Introduction to Microeconomics
  • ECO 111 - Introduction to Macroenomics 
  • ECO 260 - Business Statistics I
  • ECO 362 - Business Statistics II

English

  • ENG 100 - College Writing I
  • ENG 101 - College Writing II
  • ENG 122 - Grammar and Punctuation
  • ENG 130 - Topics in English
  • ENG 160 - Introduction to Poetry
  • ENG 163 - Introduction to Film and Literature
  • ENG 164 - Introduction to Shakespeare
  • ENG 196 - Fundamentals of Literary Study II
  • ENG 271 - Latina/o Literature in the U.S. 
  • ENG 297 - Fundamentals of English Language Arts

Entrepreneurship

  • ENT 320 - Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Finance

  • FIN 355 - Principles of Finance

Geology

  • GEL 101 - Physical Geology

Human Development and Family Relations

  • HDF 261 - Introduction to Human Services

Italian

  • ITA 111 - Elementary Italian I

Language and Linguistics 

  • LIN 221 - General Linguistics 

Mathematics

  • MAT 101 - Elementary College Mathematics
  • MAT 102 - Precalculus
  • MAT 104 - Trigonometry
  • MAT 113 - Fundamental Mathematics for Elementary Teachers
  • MAT 131 - Quantitative Reasoning in Basic Math
  • MAT 133 - Mathematics in Context
  • MAT 161 - Introductory Statistics
  • MAT 202 - Linear Algebra I
  • MAT 221 - Calculus for the Life, Management & Social Sciences I
  • MAT 224 - Calculus I
  • MAT 225 - Calculus II

Physics

  • PHY 103 - Physics for Life Sciences I
  • PHY 104 - Physics for Life Sciences II

Psychology

  • PSY 101 - General Psychology
  • PSY 206 - Psychological Statistics 
  • PSY 311 - Survey of Human Development
  • PSY 361 - Social Psychology

Spanish

  • SPA 111 - Elementary Spanish I
  • SPA 112 - Elementary Spanish II
  • SPA 151 - Spanish for Professions: Business, Nursing, Tourism

Writing

  • Writing tutors are available to help students with writing assignments at any stage in the writing process for any course.
  • Please note that writing tutors will not provide assistance with take-home exams.

 

Contact Information


Claude J. Clark Learning Center at SUNY Plattsburgh

Feinberg Library, Room 103 (First Floor)
101 Broad Street
Plattsburgh, New York 12901
Phone: (518) 564-6138
Fax: (518) 564-6140
Email: learningctr@plattsburgh.edu