The Math & Science Center (MSC) offers free assistance to students in all areas of math and science, with a focus on the introductory courses. Trained and qualified peers hold one-on-one and small-group tutoring sessions on a drop-in basis or by appointment, as well as recap sessions ahead of reviews. Emphasis is placed on thinking critically, understanding concepts, making connections, and communicating effectively. It is located in the Center for Teaching & Learning (CTL) on the 1st floor of the Library. For more info, visit https://www.davidson.edu/offices-and-services/center-teaching-and-learning/student-resources/math-science-and-economics-center.
The Speaking Center @ Davidson College offers the services of trained student tutors. At any point of the process, from selecting a topic to delivering the speech, the Center can assist you in learning to speak, and speaking to learn. No appointment is necessary. Located in the Center for Teaching & Learning, the Speaking Center includes private rooms, a camera and playback equipment, and resources to help students collaborate with tutors. For more information, visit https://www.davidson.edu/offices-and-services/center-teaching-and-learning/student-resources/speaking-center. Finally, the Writing Center is also located near the Center for Teaching & Learning. Tutors can help you develop strategies for writing more effectively in every situation. Hours for the Writing Center can be found at https://www.davidson.edu/offices-and-services/center-teaching-and-learning/student-resources/writing-center.
REQUIRED TEXTS: Link to e-text Integrated Concepts in Biology by Campbell, Heyer, Paradise