2019-20 Catalogs

Course Descriptions

Please see individual department pages to see courses offered by our programs. Course schedule and registration information can be found by going to the LAC home page and clicking on Schedule of Courses.

Lewiston-Auburn College Courses (back to top)

The following courses are offered by Lewiston-Auburn College.

LAC 250 Thinking about the Arts, Thinking through the Arts (CE)

This course explores the tools and strategies important in the interpretation of literature and the arts and encourages an appreciation of the role of literature and the arts in social, political, and cultural life. It promotes an understanding of and an appreciation for the creative expression of shared cultural beliefs in various historical periods of cultures around the world and examines literature and the arts as potential critiques of culture. Offered Fall and Spring.  Cr 3

LAC 269 Exploring Careers, Choosing Life Roles

In this mid-level course in the career development series, students relate self-knowledge to career and life roles, with an emphasis on gaining and managing career information; learning various career and life decision-making strategies; and communicating formative academic, co-curricular, and professional experiences in such formats as accomplishment statements and informal interviews. Prerequisite: None. Offered Fall, Spring, Summer.  Cr 1.5

LAC 413 Job Search Skills for the 21st Century

In this final course in the career development series, students assume active agency in career planning through learning how to market themselves to prospective employers. They learn to create and use the tools needed for career placement, such as cover letters, resumes, and interviews. Prerequisite: LAC 269. Offered Fall, Spring, Summer.  Cr 1.5

LAC 447 Internship (EL)

This online course provides students the opportunity to work in their chosen field to evaluate their interest and acquire basic skills needed to market themselves effectively. Students participate in an online seminar in which they learn about and reflect on workplace issues. Students wishing to take more than 3 credit hours must have permission from their faculty advisors. Prerequisites: LAC 269 and LAC 413. Offered Fall, Spring, Summer.  Cr 3-6