• Courses and Professors

    Should you Retake a Course?

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    Post #40 What to Know Before you Retake a Course

    Contrary to what most students believe, retaking a course usually isn’t easier.  It is tempting to tell yourself, “I’ve already seen the material once, I know what to expect.”  Sounds logical enough, but it’s a trap.  As a general rule, only retake a course if it’s an absolute necessity.  Here’s why.

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    Are you Retaking a Course?

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    Post #39 Three Essential Things to Know When Retaking a Course

    If you are retaking a course, there are basic rules/allowances you must be aware of.  Not every school operates in the same manner, so you have to become familiar with restrictions.  Investigate college rules along with your department rules because they may be different.  Do not retake a course unless you are aware of the following!