The only thing worse than accomplishing nothing is the illusion
that you are accomplishing something. --DH
department is intended for people who want to know what they should
expect from some of the most common introductory college courses and
how to prepare for taking them. The discussions assume you are going
to be taking a live, real time, face-to-face college class at an
accredited school. Much of the material also applies to online courses from accredited schools.
You will find the answer to this common
question: "What's it like to take a course in
_____?" (You fill in the blank). Select
the name of a course, and you will find insider
samples and examples of:
- Classroom activities
- Online resources
- Quizzes and exams
- Homework assignments
- ,,, and more, as appropriate for the
Courses are organized studies that include at
least a free online textbook and a study guide. Many include exams,
quizzes, instructional videos and other helpful learning resources.
They are suitable for both self-learning and formal instruction.
Getting the Right Start A short
course for students making the
transition from high school to the first
year of college.
Becoming a Successful Student A
Currently available course previews at Free-Ed.Net: