Skagit Valley College

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 Course Title:   College Governance

 Title Abbreviation:   COLLEGE GOVERNANCE

 Department:    SOSC

 Course #:    131

 Credits:    1

 Variable:     No

 IUs:    1

 CIP:    451010

 EPC:    n/a

 REV:    2021

 Course Description  

Learning about group dynamics while participating in the Associated Students of Skagit Valley College governance process.


Prerequisite: open to Student Government participants only.

Additional Course Details

Contact Hours (based on 11 week quarter)

Lecture: 1

Lab: 0

Other: 0

Systems: 0

Clinical: 33

Intent: Distribution Requirement(s) Status:  

Academic N/A  

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Learning Outcomes

After completing this course, the student will be able to:

  1. Understand group dynamics within the political structure of the Associated Students college governance organization

General Education Learning Values & Outcomes

Revised August 2008 and affects outlines for 2008 year 1 and later.

Course Contents

  1. Through the ASSVC college governance process students will understand and have practical experience in the following areas
    • Run a campaign and compete for an elected office
    • Organize programs and events on campus
    • Govern themselves through weekly meetings
    • Manage the ASSVC budget
    • Share in policy making with the ASSVC constitution and by-laws and the administration structure of the college