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Course Description

I'm sure many of you will arrive on campus thinking college will be a tougher, more demanding version of high school. Truth is, it might be even tougher than you expected. And your old high school habits might not cut it. ACAD 1100-Academic Strategies is focused 100% on freshman to develop the academic strategies needed to be successful as a college student. Everyone arrives to college with different levels of college preparedness. ACAD 1100 teaches you to be a more effective and efficient learner. We also model successful behavior and encourage students to reach their maximum potential during their years here as Tigers.

Course objectives

As a result of completing ACAD 1100, students will be able to:

  • Develop skills that are required for academic success
  • Apply self-management strategies for personal and professional development and success
  • Understand the expectations of being a contributing member of the scholarly community