Freshman Experience (1 unit)
This class is an introductory course for all GCA freshmen. It focuses on
the the technologies used here at GCA, including but not limited to:
GCA Connect (learning management system), OneNote, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Outlook,
OneDrive, and Microsoft PowerPoint. Students will also work toward
presenting a polished and professional presentation for their Freshman
In addition, GCA is committed to training our students in leadership skills and qualities. This will be a major focus of the class in the second semester. The Habitudes Faith-Based program will be used as a backbone for lessons in leadership qualities, relating it to many of the stories found in the Bible. Additional subject matter will include: visual art and illustrations, video production, illustrating ideas visually, and understanding self and how it fits into God's plan for the student. Second semester will also feature in-depth instruction in study skills and career exploration as we prepare the students for success in their time at GCA.