Columbia University
University Studies for Student Veterans
Columbia University

University Studies for Student Veterans

Taught in English


Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

Robert Jenkins

Instructor: Robert Jenkins

Beginner level

Recommended experience

13 hours to complete
3 weeks at 4 hours a week
Flexible schedule
Learn at your own pace

What you'll learn

  • Foundational academic and study skills for achieving academic success in college

  • Strategies for more effective reading, writing, test preparation, and time management

  • Proven tips for students taking STEM and other technical courses

  • Metacognition and academic mindset

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There are 8 modules in this course

What's included

3 videos3 readings

What's included

10 videos9 readings1 quiz

What's included

12 videos7 readings1 quiz

What's included

12 videos8 readings1 quiz

What's included

13 videos7 readings1 quiz

What's included

12 videos8 readings1 quiz

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8 videos7 readings1 quiz

What's included

2 readings1 quiz


Robert Jenkins
Columbia University
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