Frequently Asked Questions
Why is a First-Year Studies course required of all students?
The material covered in First-Year Studies courses helps to establish the learning mindset and fundamental skills required of a college student. Study strategies are introduced, reinforced and assessed.
Will my First-Year Studies course transfer when I go to another college?
Whether courses transfer to another college is dependent on the institution. The First-Year Studies courses at Landmark would transfer as an elective.
What do students say about the course?
- “Really does help you with executive functioning, self-advocacy, etc...”
- “Getting help to have my feet planted in the ground for next semester….”
- “This class gave me an understanding of how I work best. It is because of this class that I will succeed in the future because I know how and why I process and use information.”
- “This course made clear many things that can help me, such as giving me a better understanding of disabilities and the knowledge that I can change myself for the better.”