College Preparation Course


  • College Preparation Course, Singapore elarning online course
  • College Preparation Course, Singapore elarning online course
  • College Preparation Course, Singapore elarning online course
  • College Preparation Course, Singapore elarning online course
  • College Preparation Course, Singapore elarning online course
  • College Preparation Course, Singapore elarning online course

Course Description

This course is designed to help perspective college students understand the ever expanding role of technology in their lives as potential scholars. Topics include apps to help prepare for admissions, safety on campus, tips for research, and apps to create unforgettable memories on spring break. Professor Sam McGuire is your guide through this exciting topic of technology in the life of the modern student, and he leans on years of experience on admission committees and working with students at all levels of their education.

Be prepared for the next step of your education pursuit!

- Learn all the tips and tricks of maximizing college search
- Learn how to utilize all the resources you have as a student
- Know more about campus life and how to strive your years
- Have all the necessary information to college admission on your fingertips


Course Objectives

1. Know the important details of applying to the right college
2. Be able to write your application essay to give yourself an advantage 
3. Know how to schedule your life around college life and how to stay on top of everything
4. Be able to deliver an effective presentation for your first project 
5. Know the importance of networking and how to get about it


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Content

Introduction

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Welcome to this College Prep Course

Introduction to Topics

Topic - Technology in the Application Process

Preview Available

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Maximizing College Search

iPads in the Search Process

Making the Right Decisions

Tracking the Application Deadlines

Writing Your Essays

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Outline Tools

Editing and Grammar

Final Formats

Letters of Recommendation

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Tracking Requests

Providing Information

Formating

The Importance of Social Media Etiquette

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Etiquette Issues

Managing Security and Sharing Settings

Creating Your Image

Topic - Technology in the Moving Process

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Apps to Help You Find a Place to Live

Apps to Help You Find Furniture

Apps to Help You Watch TV

Apps to Help You Find Food to Eat

Apps to Help You Find Stuff to Do

Apps to Help You Find a Job

Apps to Help You Commute

Apps to Help You Pay Your Bills

Topic - Technology to Help You Schedule Your Life

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Calendar Apps

Schedule Ecosystems / Google versus Apple

Personal Assistants

Lists and Reminders

Location Based Information

Project Management Tools

Topic - Research Help

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Research Tools

Microsoft Word Writing Tools

Microsoft Word Editing Tools

Microsoft Word Publishing Tools

Citation and Bibliography Apps

PDFs and Final Formats

Topic - Presentations

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Powerpoint Tips

Presenting with Tablets

Interactive Presentations

Backup Plans

Multimedia

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Shooting Movies

Editing Movies

Formats

Audio Issues

Screen Capture

Handouts

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Digital Handouts

Publishing Software

Printing

Topic - Group Work

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Managing Schedules

Collaboration

Dealing with Conflict

Online Communications

Topic - Online Courses

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Browser Differences

Securing Data and Work

Managing Time

Testing Online

Professor Relationships

Topic - Networking

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The Importance of Networking

Social Media Tools

Tracking Contact Information

Good Advice

Topic - Online Profile

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Creating a Plan

Impact of Career Goals

Monetizing Online Activities

Topic - Sharing the Experience

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Social Media

Blogs are Dead

Safety Concerns

Converting Digital to Hardcopy

Photo Sharing Tools

Topic - Protecting Data

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Backups

The Cloud

Future Proof

Topic - Technology for Safety

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Understanding Where you Live

Money Safety Online

Apps for when You Shouldn’t Drive

Topic - Springbreak

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Planning the Trip

Booking the Trip

Apps to Make the Trip Easier

Topic - Final Thoughts

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Technology Has Changed Since I was in College

Let Your Tech Make You a Better Student

Conclusion

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Course Wrap Up

SGD $45.00
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