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Authors' Description:

"This ebook has been created and designed to introduce incoming Georgia Tech students to campus resources, Georgia Tech culture and traditions, and to provide you with guidance as you make the transition to Georgia Tech.

This online resource includes materials that coordinate with the six GT 1000 learning outcomes. It covers:

  • University Culture and Campus Resources
  • Academic Success and Time Management Skills
  • Career Development Skills
  • Major Exploration and Planning
  • Communication and Relational Skills

This resource includes readings, videos, and assignments that have been designed specifically to help new Tech students on their journey to academic, personal, and professional success."

This Open Textbook for GT 1000 was created under a Round Nine Textbook Transformation Grant. The web version of the text is available on the GT 1000 Textbook Website.

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Course Title

First-Year Seminar

Course Number

GT 1000

Creative Commons License

Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License

Publication Date

Summer 2018


University System of Georgia


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