Micro, A&P2, and Nutrition in a 12-week Summer semester? - page 2

by Noel1221 2,138 Views | 12 Comments

Hello, I am wanting some opinions on taking Micro, A&P2, and Nutrition in a single 12 week summer semester? Is it feasible to take all three classes and still earn a decent grade? I will be working a couple nights a week at a... Read More


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    I took Microbiology and A&P II last summer and found it very easy. During a normal semester I've been taking 4 classes (12-16 credits) while working 3 12 hour shifts a week. I find that to be harder than last summer because I cut my hours down to 2 12 hour shifts a week. This extra day gave me PLENTY of time to do all of my work and I actually had quite a bit of free time.

    I finished Microbiology with a 97 and A&P II with a 100. I studied for about 20 hours a week.

    I was hesitant to take any additional classes because I wanted to guarantee my As, but it turns out that fear was false.

    Interesting fact: In order to be eligible for full-time financial aid at my school you have to take 12 credits during summer. Anything less is considered part time and in my experience that seems about right.
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    bhanson, Good to know! Where are you going to school? BTW great job on your grades!
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    bhanson, you have given me the courage to take A&P II and Microbiology this summer I am very excited because so many people say you cannot do something pumps you up to want to do it more. I have a daughter and hopefully I will be working by then (fingers-crossed) so it will be a challenge. Thanks for the thread and thanks for the advice


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