News: AAP Freshman/Transfer Summer Program

April 21, 2017 - 1:30pm

Do you enjoy helping others learn? Apply to become a Peer Learning Facilitator for AAP's Freshman/Tranfer Summer Program!

Applications for Math and Sciences, English Composition, Humanities, and Social Sciences are located in 1214 Campbell Hall (see Axel Hernandez). You must submit a completed application with a current unofficial transcript and summer 2017 schedule to 1214 Campbell Hall by Thursday, May 4, 2017 at 1:00 P.M (Priority deadline). No online or email submissions will be accepted. Interviews will be held by appointment between Monday, May 8 and Friday, May 19, 2017. If selected as a PLF or Alternate, training hours will be compensated at the appropriate hourly rate according to student status: ($15.04 Undergraduate, $18.71 Graduate, $18.21 Non-Student). F/TSP Salary is $4, 989 for the appointment period of August 7, 2017 – September 16, 2017. This position is covered by the UC-UAW Academic Student Employee bargaining agreement. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until positions are filled.

 

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA:

 

  • Strong academic background in the subject of interest
  • Completion of at least one full academic year (undergraduate or graduate) at UCLA by June 2017
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and writing skills
  • Good academic standing (minimum overall GPA: 3.0)
  • Past facilitating/tutoring/teaching experience and/or experience with AAP, FSP, TSP, or EOP programs preferred
  • Must be able to attend training the week of July 31, 2017 – August 3, 2017
  • Other on-campus employment is not allowed during the program appointment dates of August 7, 2017 –
  • September 16, 2017, as the F/TSP PLF position has an appointment equivalent workload of 100% time (full-time).
  • If you have on-campus employment restrictions due to receipt of fellowships, scholarships, or any funding, please
  • disclose those details if you are selected for an interview
  • The program expects your commitment to attend all trainings, classes, and meetings

 

COURSES INCLUDE:

 

Freshman Summer Program (FSP):

  • English Composition A: Introduction To Academic Discourse
  • English Composition 2: Approaches To University Writing
  • English Composition 3: English Composition, Rhetoric, And Language
  • English Composition 100W: Interdisciplinary Academic Writing
  • Math 1/98XB: Pre-Calculus/Excel
  • Chemistry 96/88: Special Course In Chemistry - Chemical Principles
  • Honors Collegium 26: Representing Medicine Lit. Art, Film
  • Comparative Literature 1D/89: Great Books From The World At Large
  • Sociology 1: Introductory Sociology
  • Life Science 20: Quantitative For Life Sciences

 

Transfer Summer Program (TSP):

  • English Composition 100W: Interdisciplinary Academic Writing
  • English Lit. 108: Interracial Encounters In Contemporary American Literature
  • Chicano & Chicana Studies 148/193: History Of Los Angeles
  • Political Science 181/189: Ethnic Politics: Chicano/Latino Politics
  • Psychology 175/189: Community Psychology
  • History 150B/Afro-Am Studies 158b: Introduction To Afro-American History
  • Biomedical Research 5HA: Biomedical Research Concepts & Strategies
  • Honors Collegium 101A: Student Research Forum