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Fri Sep 13, 2013, 08:42 AM

45. How many courses are you taking?

Today I saw my program head and managed to get my course load reduced by 2 courses this term. That MAY help a bit but I'm far from optimistic about it. It still leaves me with 5 courses, and they assign more work in each than your average university course. One thing this university emphasizes above all else is SHIT loads of work, they cram 3-4 years of work at other institutions into 2 years here.


Okay, I think this is some of the problem right here. At a university level, you should never take more than four courses. I used to occasionally take five courses when I was at my community college, but even that was too much. I'm surprised they would let you take seven courses. This isn't high school. The work is more intense. Seven courses at the university level would be too much for anybody. I would drop one more course. More than four would be enough to stress nearly anybody out. The good news is that you are working to improve yourself. You've done great over the summer. Be proud of that.

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