Planning for college videos:
Module 1: Campus Life
This module looks at college life such as dorm living and extra-curricular activities. It also talks about the range of support and administrative services available to college students.
Supplement: Module 1 – Inside the World of College Discussion Questions
Module 2: Academic Understanding
This module looks at how students schedule classes, faculty course expectations and personal responsibility for time management.
Module 3: Adjusting to a New Environment
This module looks at all aspects of college life from academic, social and financial challenges and provides information about resources available at most post-secondary institutions.
Module 4: Self Awareness
This module identifies effective conflict management and provides tips for maintaining personal success.
Module 5: College Study Skills
This module helps students recognize the differences between high school and college courses in relationship to rigor and provides tips and hints to improve their study skills.
Supplement: Module 5 – How to read a college textbook
Module 6: Notes to Parents
This module provides tips to parents. It focuses on the application process, transferability of courses and assistance about securing financial aid for their child.
Module 7: Financial Management
This module really focuses on assisting the student with developing a spending plan so they can leave college with the minimum of debt.
Supplement: Module 7 – Budget Plan Handout