This self-paced course allows you to complete the content at your own pace. Begin by reading the information and syllabus under the course overview tab. Proceed to Lesson 1: The Difference Between High School and College by viewing the video presentation, reviewing the expanding your knowledge resources, and completing the portfolio activity for each lesson. Move sequentially through the other lessons in the same manner.
What Do I Need?
To participate, you will need a computer with (preferably high-speed) internet access, the ability to view videos online, and speakers or headphones in order to listen to the lectures. Full text transcripts are provided for all video presentations.
There is no required textbook for this course. However, there will be videos, expanding your knowledge, and portfolio activities to review and complete.
For technical assistance, please contact Jan Shea.
At any time during the course, you can visit the course web board and post any questions pertaining to content or resources.
The VCU Center on Transition Innovations is committed to making course content accessible to individuals with disabilities. If specific accommodations are needed based on disability, please contact Shannon Jones.
Pre-Test: College Readiness Assessment
Please complete each section of this assignment without assistance. This activity will help you to determine your present level of knowledge with preparing for the transition to college. Make sure to save or print your final copy when you are done so you can compare your responses to the post test at the end of the course.