UTM118H5 The Science of Learning


UTM118H5: The Science of Learning (SSc, SCI)

The 0.5 credit from this course can be used toward either your Social Science (SSc) or Science (SCI) distribution requirement.  Sections of the course are offered in both the Fall 2022 term (September-December) and the Winter 2023 term (January-April).

Take ownership of your education in this course focused on the process of learning and cultivating successful learning habits.  Explore learning theory, critical thinking, university-level oral and written communication, critical reading and other foundational academic skills.

This utmONE First-Year Foundations course is taught by:

  • Dr. Michael deBraga, Associate Professor, Teaching Stream, Institute for the Study of University Pedagogy

How to Enroll in UTM118H5

Our utmONE First-Year Foundations courses are open to all first-year students studying at the University of Toronto Mississauga.   

Students can enroll themselves in this course via ACORN on their enrollment date.  Search for the course code or you can find all courses offered by the Institute for the Study of University Pedagogy by selecting the department from the drop-down menu in the Timetable Planner.

Please be sure to read our FAQ section before enrolling.