Cochise College

CATALOG 2014-15

HON 220 Mentoring for Success (COOKIES) I (2)

Prerequisite(s): 12 credits completed at Cochise College, minimum 3.5 GPA, and approval of the instructor and the Honors Committee.

Recommended Preparation: Completion of or concurrent enrollment in HON 255.

COOKIES (Creating Optimistic Outlooks and Keeping Interest in Educational Success) I is a formal civic engagement experience designed to hone leadership skills and service aptitudes. Students meet regularly with their instructor, provide a minimum of three hours per week of mentoring and academic support to area public school students, and serve as mentors to project participants. State law requires that they be fingerprinted and pass a background check prior to providing said services.

1 hour lecture, 3 hours applied learning.