# 1: Introduction

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- 1.1: Speaking The Language of College
- Understanding college jargon is essential for students as they navigate their college education. Some important terms for students to understand relate to financial aid, academic standing, degrees and certificates, and course registration. It is also important for students to simplify and complete necessary tasks during their college courses.

- 1.2: Time Management and Procrastination
- Time management and reducing procrastination is essential for success in college. In this section, students will be able to learn about both components while understanding the role each play in their own lives. Students will have the opportunity to create plans and set goals so they set a solid foundation for their college careers.

- 1.3: Getting the Most Out of Your Textbooks
- Since many courses require the purchase and use of textbooks, it is essential for students to understand how they can get the most out of their money and their textbooks. This section will inform students how to effectively read, navigate, and gain information from their course textbooks.

- 1.4: Successful Students
- In this section, students will learn about the effects of internal and external distractions. They will be able to identify major distractions and determine ways to minimize those distractions.