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6 Things to Do With A Syllabus -
Believe me I know the first day of class is boring. The lecture is nothing but class expectations and rules and regulations… You won’t remember all the ins and outs of class, so turn instead to your syllabus. Though you may think your syllabus is not important, it’s the backbone of your semester. Make the Wise Choice | keep reading because we’re going to talk about 6 Things to Do with it.. Want to know what to do the night before classes, read here. affiliate links may be present, but at no additional cost to you. 1) Read for Important Info Remember parents saying, reading is fundamental, its true. Underline Contact Info & Office Hours of Professors– Write your professor’s email in your planner notes for easy access. Allotted absences– For each professor it varies how many classes you may miss before it lowers your grade. Highlight Essays, Quizzes, Tests, , Holidays, & Exams Match Dates of aforementioned with corresponding dates in an academic planner (August – June) 2) Check Required Textbooks & Reading Materials For each textbook write or copy and paste: ISBN Numbers Author Specified Editions Other Required Course/Access Codes WAIT to buy books and read why here. Word to the Wise: To Save money I recommend Chegg. Double check prices at Amazon too. If you want more options I made a post for you, that you can read here. 3) Color Code Your Classes Seeing color and organization just makes it more fun and functional. Adulting can be fun. Use a different colored pen to write your classes in your planner. Eventually this will help you decide which classes to dedicate the most time to…divided by due date. I also use a different color-coding system when highlighting: notes, keywords and phrases, and important dates. My tips on how…