Loredana Morra Carson, M.P.P.A.
Loredana Carson, M.P.P.A., teaches the Foundation courses for all International students in the School of Management, including the MBA program, MPPA program, MSCS and MS-IST programs. The course (Advanced Academic Practices) focuses on the academic writing and communication skills required by graduate students at the university as well as presenting library research skills and citation style guides. In addition, she serves as an Academic Advisor in the MPPA Department. Her recent experience includes serving as Co-Director of the Ventura County Adult Education Consortium which was charged with the planning phase of AB86 implementation. This legislation mandated that community colleges and adult education facilities coordinate their planning for future program offerings and insured that the two programs worked welll together and avoided duplication and served the county as a whole. The planning phase culminated with a report to the legislators and Gov. Brown to prove that the county had carried out the intent of the legislation.
B.A. Linguistics, UCLA, 1981
TESOL, UCSB, 1996
MPPA, California Lutheran University, 2011
- Cross cultural issues pertaining to education
- International student success and engagement
- Thesis management
- APA style usage and teaching
- Research skills usage and teaching
- Academic advising for student success
- Alumni engagement
- Social networking for student and alumni
- Classroom management
- Rubric design