Offered by College of Education

LNSK Courses

LNSK 075 - Learning Skills - 1 hour (Credit does not count toward any degree.)
Prereq: none
These five-week, on-line classes are open to all students seeking to develop specific skill sets, including study skills, time management, listening and note taking, test taking, reading improvement, and critical thinking. Because of the variety of short courses available, students can take as many as three on-line classes in the same semester. All work is done through Blackboard. The classes are graded credit/no credit and apply towards full-time enrollment but do not count toward graduation.
LNSK 103 - University Foundations - 3 hours (Credit counts as an elective towards graduation if needed.)
Prereq: none
This semester-long, transition class is strongly recommended for first year and transfer students. Course topics include clarifying educational and personal goals, developing self-awareness, exploring majors and careers, getting involved in campus life, approaching new challenges, understanding university resources, studying at a college level, reading and test taking tips, writing and speaking strategies, managing time effectively, critical thinking, and financial literacy. Credits earned in this graded course may be counted as electives toward graduation.
LNSK 117 - Freshman Seminar - 1 hour
Prereq: none
The Freshman Seminar is designed to enhance studentsí skills and complement their academic programs, enabling them to be successful, engaged members of the academic community at UNK. The seminar is intended to help students transition from high school to college. Credit does not count toward any degree.

5 May 2010