99:090 Fundamentals OF University [Gross]

Prerequisites: Nil.

This course is intended for students who lack the necessary academic
skills for university success. Topics covered include: university
expectations, library resources, how to analyze information for
relevance and accuracy, how to summarize and cite information
appropriately, effective academic computing skills, and self-regulation
strategies including time management. Regular short
assignments will give students the opportunity to improve their
reading comprehension, vocabulary and writing skills throughout
the course. This elective is limited to students who have completed
less than 30 credit hours. Students are strongly advised to
take 99:175 after successful completion of this course.

3 lecture hours per week, one term.