When you go for your advising, you will receive a book list,,,actually it is on the CSN website under currently enrolled students, click on Basics. You will need all those books. The book Fundamental Skills is important for studying. It gives you the type of questions that will be on your tests. Also when you go for advising, you will have your 1st weeks assignment of reading,,get a head start on that ASAP. Review your A&P,,very crucial to understanding later in the semester. The med-surg book will help you with your care maps. Always try to stay ahead of the game,,read in advance whenever possible. As for the instructors, all of them will teach modules at some point. Get your house in order,,you won't have time for any little "projects" at home after you start. Prepare yourself for an interesting, intense ride...they move very, very fast..