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Skills for Academic Success

EDU-937
3 Credits
Online
4.83/5.00
EDU-937
3 Credits
Online
4.83/5.00

As a teacher, counselor, or school administrator you know that being a successful student in today's society can be challenging. This course is designed to help educators create a curriculum and environment that promote and enable student success. The course prepares and equips teachers, counselors, and administrators to empower students to reach their educational and career goals by introducing them to strategies, techniques, and self-management tools commonly recognized to lead to success. Topics include educational/career goal-setting and success strategies, time management, reading comprehension, taking notes, test taking, critical thinking, communicating, utilizing resources, using technology, and beginning research skills.

NOTE: Required book must be purchased separately

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Dr. Andrew Herrick

Instructor
I am currently Director of Academic Development and a faculty member at Fresno Pacific University. I am responsible for all course offerings and marketing through the Office of Continuing Education, which includes identifying and developing new programs, courses, and instructors who are passionate about Christian higher education. I actively teach graduate, undergraduate, and professional development online courses for the university.