Basic Skills Certificates

Fall
1997
Resolution Number: 
09.02
Contact: 
Assigned to : 
Category: 
Curriculum
Status: 
Completed

Whereas the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges has consistently opposed the establishment of a separate basic skills discipline, and

Whereas there is confusion about the definition, levels, and courses in basic skills English and math, and

Whereas the value of a basic skills certificate has not been adequately researched and studied,


Resolved that the Academic Senate oppose the establishment or use of basic skills certificates at this time.

Status Report: 

This resolution was completed with the work of the Certificates Task Force.