May 23, 2019  
Middlesex Community College Academic Catalog 2018-19 
Middlesex Community College Academic Catalog 2018-19

IDS 102 - General Education Seminar: Service Learning


Course Description: Provides students with an opportunity to extend and deepen learning through service to the community combined with in-depth reflective practices. Students complete 22 hours of service in the community, attend four in-class discussion sessions, maintain a reflective journal and complete an end of semester project. The course, centered on broad social issues such as hunger, homelessness, immigration, poverty, education, veterans’ issues, connects individual service experiences to the social issues presented in the course. In addition, the class discussions will look at employability skills and networking opportunities gained through service learning.

ISLOs: This course supports student development of Critical Thinking, Social Responsibility Perspectives, and Personal and Professional Development.
Prerequisite(s): Eligible for ENG 099.
General Education Elective(s): General Education
Note(s): This course has been approved to meet the Core Curriculum General Education requirement.

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