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COL 101: College Skills for the Schools of Business, Education & Public Service, STEM, and AMST

Carefully selected library materials, relevant organizations, and publications designed for your program, providing the best support for success in COL 101 courses.

Welcome to Your College Orientation Class Guide

Welcome to your College Orientation Class Guide, the ultimate resource for succeeding in your freshman seminar at Midlands Technical College! This guide is designed to support you throughout your journey in COL 101, 105, or 106, providing essential information, helpful tips, and valuable resources to enhance your college experience.


What You'll Find Here:

  • Primary Text: Access your primary textbook for the class.
  • Career Project Tutorial and Resources: Get step-by-step guidance and access valuable resources such as professional organizations, scholarly and professional journals, videos, and other materials to enhance your research and project completion.
  • Library Information: Find out how to make the most of the library’s resources.
  • Student Support Resources: Links to various support services available to you at MTC.


Let's make this semester a successful and enriching experience!

Your Primary Text

Saundra McGuire's "Teach Yourself How to Learn" is the primary text for your class. This valuable resource is already embedded in your D2L course. If you wish to explore the full text, it is accessible through the library. Click the link below to access your textbook online.

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