ALU Experience Course: FAQs About This Course

Here are some frequently asked questions about this course. We hope they'll be helpful to you.


Q: How much time will I need to take and complete this course?

A: This course is designed to be completed within 1 week.  It will take 7-10 hours at your convenience. We strongly recommend that you spread the time across several days. Do not try to do it all at once. 


Q: What if I can't complete the course in 7 days?

A: Take as long as you need, just do your best to complete the course as soon as you are able to, keeping in mind the application deadline(s).


Q: When is the course considered complete?

A: After you have reviewed all course material, posted as requested to the community forums for each chapter, submitted Assignment #1, submitted peer feedback on Assignment #1, and submitted your final milestone assignment, you will have completed the course. Please note that it may not show your final milestone assignment as "approved" right away. This is ok.


Q: What if I need help?

A: You can search the ALU Admissions help center to see if your question is already answered there, or submit a help request here, and we will do our best to respond within 2 working days. 

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