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Course Description

The ACT Live-online Blitz is an intensive test prep program that provides students with the tools they need to prepare for and succeed on the ACT®. ACT Blitz classes, offered during the academic year, are strategically scheduled for the weeks leading up to the most popular ACT test dates. Classes are scheduled to allow time to practice new skills between sessions. Our multi-week course format allows abundant opportunities for learning and for interacting with our expert instructors. The ACT Blitz classes are currently offered live, online in a synchronous format, providing you with the opportunity to interact in real-time with our expert instructors. The Live-Online ACT Blitz is offered online using Adobe Connect, a free browser plug-in. All you need are a high-speed internet connection, speakers or head phones, and Adobe Flash Player, which can also be downloaded for free.

Course Outline

The ACT Blitz includes:

  • 16 hours of classroom instruction
  • Experienced, dedicated instructors
  • Official preparation guide which includes practice tests from ACT
  • Course workbook
  • Thorough presentations and explanations
  • Easy-to-follow study plan
  • Access to online support resources

Learner Outcomes

The ACT Blitz covers:

Math Topics

  • Practice solution techniques for problems containing variables.
  • Learn efficient approaches to complicated multi-step problems.
  • Discover tactics for translating difficult word problems into equations.

English Topics

  • Identify correct idiomatic speech in sentence correction problems.
  • Understand the basic concepts of rhetorical construction.
  • Learn which grammar errors are most frequently tested.

Reading Topics

  • Understand which part of the passage to read for reading comprehension questions.
  • Recognize the difference between global and local test items.
  • Identify passages written from the journalistic and engaged perspectives.

Science Reasoning Topics

  • Identify parameters for test items involving graphs and charts.
  • Interpolate or extrapolate answers from data given in tables.
  • Recognize the point of an experiment in research summary items.

General Test Taking Topics

  • Use the process of elimination.
  • Master time management skills.
  • Minimize test anxiety.
  • Identify common distractors.

Notes

This online ACT test prep course is offered as follows. Choose the section, to the right, that best meets your needs.

ONCE1157-002: Sundays, February 14 to April 11, 2021 from 4 to 6 PM (EST)

ONCE1157-003: T/Th, May 13 to June 8, 2021, from  7:00 PM - 9:00 PM (EST)

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Section Title
ACT Test Prep Live-Online Blitz (ONLINE)
Type
Online-fixed date/synchronous meeting(s)
Days
Th, T
Time
7:00PM to 9:00PM
Dates
Jan 13, 2022 to Feb 08, 2022
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
16.0
Location
  • Online Learning
Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
Section Notes

This online course is scheduled as follows:

Tues/Thurs, January 13 to February 8, 2022 from 7 to 9 PM (Eastern Standard Time)

Cancellation, Withdrawal and Refund Policy

A participant who withdraws from a non-credit course, in writing, up to one-week prior to the starting date of the course, will receive a refund, minus a $25 withdrawal fee; for all certificate programs the withdrawal fee is $50. For courses costing $75 or less, the withdrawal fee is $10 per course. No refunds will be given after that time. E-mail your withdrawal request to: course.withdrawals@temple.edu. Please note that if you do not officially withdrawal from a course and you do not attend the course, you are still responsible for payment. Temple University reserves the right to cancel a course for any reason. If the course is cancelled, you will be notified and your entire tuition will be refunded.

For more information contact us at ncce@temple.edu or 267-468-8500 (Notes: Discounts may not apply to this Course.)

Section Title
ACT Test Prep Live-Online Blitz (ONLINE)
Type
Online-fixed date/synchronous meeting(s)
Days
Su
Time
4:00PM to 6:00PM
Dates
Feb 06, 2022 to Mar 27, 2022
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
16.0
Location
  • Online Learning
Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
Section Notes

This online course is scheduled as follows:

Sundays, February 6 to March 27, 2022 from 4 to 6 PM (Eastern Standard Time)

Cancellation, Withdrawal and Refund Policy

A participant who withdraws from a non-credit course, in writing, up to one-week prior to the starting date of the course, will receive a refund, minus a $25 withdrawal fee; for all certificate programs the withdrawal fee is $50. For courses costing $75 or less, the withdrawal fee is $10 per course. No refunds will be given after that time. E-mail your withdrawal request to: course.withdrawals@temple.edu. Please note that if you do not officially withdrawal from a course and you do not attend the course, you are still responsible for payment. Temple University reserves the right to cancel a course for any reason. If the course is cancelled, you will be notified and your entire tuition will be refunded.

For more information contact us at ncce@temple.edu or 267-468-8500 (Notes: Discounts may not apply to this Course.)