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What You'll Need

What do I need to be successful?

  • Be responsible. Be honest. Do your best!
  • Log into or attend your class daily
  • Follow your Syllabus and Course Schedule
  • Meet all course deadlines
  • Ability to check email regularly
  • Establish consistent study priorities
  • Study daily
    • 8 hours per week during 15 week term
    • 12 hours per week during 10 week term
    • All the time during a 4 week term
  • Synthesize material. Use your critical thinking skills.
  • Reach out and ask questions to your peer coaches and faculty
  • Take advantage of UA academic resources, accessible online or on campus: the UA Libraries, the Writing Center and the Center for Academic Success with free tutoring.
  • Have a reliable computer with updated software. You can complete your class work from home, school, your local library - anywhere you have access to high speed internet. You need to use a regular laptop or desktop computer in order to run the software required for online classes. You cannot take online classes from your phone or tablet.