This self-paced course will equip college students with the essential skills for academic achievement. Discover organizational strategies and planner mastery to efficiently manage your study schedule and deadlines. Gain insights on the critical role of attending classes and best practices for effective note-taking. Master the art of studying for exams. Overcome negative thinking patterns and learn common thinking traps that stand in the way of effective learning. This course sets the stage for a successful college experience.
This course was developed in collaboration with the Center for Evidence-Based Mentoring at the University of Massachusetts Boston. Content was inspired, in part, by Outsmart Your Brain: Why Learning is Hard and How You Can Make it Easy by Dr. Daniel T. Willingham.