Introduction to Class Preparation

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To be prepared is half the victory.

—Miguel de Cervantes, Spanish novelist and playwright

Learning Objectives

By the end of this section, you will be able to:

  • Identify effective mental and physical strategies to prepare for an individual class session
  • Describe typical ratios of in-class to out-of-class work per credit hour and how to effectively schedule your study time