This course will focus on preparing the soon-to-be graduating and recently graduated student to move into the adult world. Topics covered in this course will help give them an understanding of the new roles and responsibilities that come with being an adult.
Topics covered include:
Grit and Executive Functioning Skills- time management, procrastination, organizational skills
Budgeting- how to create a budget and how to stick to it, cost cutting tips
Money Management- interest rates and how they can make money for you or suck you dry (TED ED -time value of money)
Soft skills- what are they and why are they important
Healthy living- the importance of insurance, what is a healthy diet (how to eat well inexpensively), why is exercise important for stress management and brain health
Proper Etiquette- What is this fork for? Dress attire for specific events
Basic housekeeping skills- how to sew on a button, why can’t I wash my clothes all together
Pet ownership- how to be responsible for another living being when you struggle with properly caring for yourself
A registered account is required to enroll for courses.