College Survival Study Skills

This is a college study skills course that will cover on how to focus on assignments, office hour use and much more.
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  • Lectures 6
  • Length 29 mins
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 3/2015 English

Course Description

The course will cover several aspects for successful academic progress.

First we will go over how to focus and what are the key distractions as well as how to minimize them. Then we will go over how much sleep is important based on how many hours as well as the quality of the sleep for maximal academic success. Then, we will go over cramming techniques that should be only used in a academic test emergency or pop quiz prep. We will go over note taking skills and recommended methods to take great notes to reinforce learning. Then we will give tips on how to use the professors office hours effectively so that the material can be understood in the most efficient methods possible. Finally, we will go over test taking skills and test taking methods to do tests in for maximum time efficiency to ensure the best grade possible. This course is recommended for anyone in University to high school. The materials included will be videos and some slides.

What are the requirements?

  • New habits may take up to 30 days to become a true habit so it will take some effort.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Effective Study habits for grade improvements as well as efficient
  • Effective Note Taking skills
  • How to use professors office hours effectively
  • How to focus on school work effectively.

Who is the target audience?

  • Any High School or University student.

What you get with this course?

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Section 1: How to Study

This Lecture is on how to improve focus for the student and gives advise on ideal study space.


This course talks about why sleep is important and why students should not stay up all night to study.

3 pages

Sometimes we need to cram for a exam due to a busy semester so here are some quick tips to cram the few days before any major exam.


This gives the most effective note taking method as well as various note taking tips for academic success.

5 pages

Tips on how to use office hours for professors and ways to get better test grades using office hours with study.

Section 2: Test Taking Skills
Test Taking Skills
Section 3: How to effectively study mathematics

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Instructor Biography

Cassidy Ferrel, Applied Mathematician

I have a B.S in Applied Mathematics from Baylor University.However, I served in the military so, I want to break down topics for anyone to understand. I have been investing in stocks since year 2000. However, I did quite well during the 2008 financial crisis and would like to spread knowledge to help people serious about investing and mathematics. Besides Udemy, I independently build software products on the android market.

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