Saint Louis University

If you're getting back into school after many years, or if you're new to the academic environment, consider taking PST 1000: Learning Strategies, Resources and Processes. What's more, it can count as one of your general electives!

This course explores the various functions that comprise the complex task of learning. Theories of development, motivation, intelligence, information processing, learning styles, behaviorism and problem solving are presented, and personal and environmental factors associated with academic and workplace success are examined. Application of course content enables students to use a variety of resources to become more self-directed, effective and efficient learners.

In short, you'll learn how to be a better student!

If you're a graduate student, be sure to check out the Graduate Student Orientation module on Blackboard.