Course Syllabus

 

Course Description

This online course will prepare you to take the GED (General Educational Development) test. The testing format will be explained and broken down to highlight the current four testing areas along with the content each of these sections will cover.
 

This course will provide many resources from test tips and strategies, exercises, assignments, practice tests and researched netlinks attached to many test topics to be read at your own leisure.

The GED test covers a wealth of information within the four-test sections. These test sections include Reasoning through the Language Arts,Social Studies, Science Studies, and Mathematical Reasoning. You will not need to know all of the information in these areas to pass the GED, but you will need to know and understand several of the main topics in each area. This course provides a brief summary and numerous practice resources to use for each of these main topics.

  • Completely Online
  • Self-Paced
  • 6 Months to Complete
  • 24/7 Availability
  • Start Anytime
  • PC & Mac Compatible
  • Android & iOS Friendly
  • Accredited CEUs
Universal Class is an IACET Accredited Provider
 

Learning Outcomes

By successfully completing this course, students will be able to:
  • Demonstrate mastery of grammar topics.
  • Demonstrate mastery of sentence structure and organization.
  • Recognize frequent spelling and diction errors.
  • Prepare for the essay test.
  • Demonstrate mastery of reading tables, graphs, maps and political cartoons.
  • Demonstrate mastery of history and economics.
  • Demonstrate mastery of geography, political science and behavioral studies.
  • Describe basic concepts of biology.
  • Describe basic concepts of earth and space structure.
  • Describe basic concepts of chemistry and physical science.
  • Solve basic math, algebra, and geometry problems.
  • Demonstrate mastery of lesson content at levels of 70% or higher.
 
 

Assessment Guide

Assessment Points
Introduction Assignment 1 points
Sentence Structure Exam 20 points
Sentence Structure Practice 1 6 points
Sentence Structure Practice 2 7 points
Sentence Structure Practice 3 5 points
Sentence Structure Practice 4 10 points
Sentence Structure Practice 5 4 points
Sentence Structure Practice 6 5 points
Mechanics Exam 20 points
Mechanics Practice 1 7 points
Mechanics Practice 2 5 points
Mechanics Practice 3 8 points
Organization Exam 20 points
Organization Practice 3 points
Language Arts, Reading Exam 1-3 10 points
Language Arts, Reading Quiz 1-3 15 points
Language Arts, Reading Exam 6 10 points
Language Arts, Reading Quiz 6 15 points
Language Arts, Reading Exam 7-8 10 points
Language Arts and Reading Review Test 38 points
Language Arts, Reading Quiz 7-8 15 points
Essay Question 1 Exam 4 points
Essay Practice 1 4 points
Whole Numbers & Operations Practice 30 points
Number Sense Practice 27 points
Decimal Numbers Practice 25 points
Fractions & Fraction Operations Practice 29 points
Percents Practice 25 points
Number Relationships Practice 25 points
Statistics & Data Analysis Practice 24 points
Probability Practice 24 points
Data Analysis Practice 25 points
Algebra Practice 25 points
Algebraic Operations 11 points
Linear Equations 10 points
Linear Inequalities 11 points
Systems of Linear Equations 10 points
Systems of Linear Inequalities 10 points
Functions 10 points
Geometry Practice 25 points
The Mathematical Reasoning Post Test 113 points
How to Read Social Studies Questions Practice 9 points
Civics and Government, Part 1 Exam 10 points
Civics and Government Practice Part 1 6 points
Civics and Government, Part 2 Exam 10 points
Civics and Government Practice Part 2 6 points
Economics, Part 1 Exam 10 points
Economic Practice Part 1 5 points
Economics, Part 2 Exam 10 points
Economics Practice 2 10 points
Geography Exam 10 points
Geography Practice 11 points
World History, Part 1 Exam 10 points
World History Practice Part 1 9 points
World History, Part 2 Exam 10 points
World History Practice Part 2 6 points
World History, Part 3 Exam 9 points
World History Practice Part 3 8 points
World History, Part 4 Exam 10 points
World History Practice Part 4 8 points
US History, Part 1 Exam 10 points
U.S. History Practice Part 1 9 points
US History, Part 2 Exam 10 points
U.S. History Practice Part 2 6 points
US History, Part 3 Exam 10 points
U.S. History Practice Part 3 7 points
US History, Part 4 Exam 10 points
U.S. History Practice Part 4 6 points
US History, Part 5 Exam 10 points
Social Studies Post Test 133 points
U.S. History Practice Part 5 6 points
Biology Part 1 Exam 10 points
Life Science: Biology Part 1 Quiz 15 points
Biology Part 2 Exam 10 points
Biology Part 2 Quiz 15 points
Chemistry Part 1 Quiz 15 points
Chemistry, Part 1 Exam 10 points
Chemistry Part 2 Quiz 15 points
Chemistry, Part 2 Exam 10 points
Physics Part 1 Quiz 15 points
Physics, Part 1 Exam 10 points
Physics Part 2 Quiz 15 points
Physics, Part 2 Exam 10 points
Physics Part 3 Quiz 14 points
Physics, Part 3 Exam 10 points
Earth and Space Science Part 1 Exam 10 points
Earth and Space Science Part 1 Quiz 15 points
Earth and Space Science Part 2 Exam 10 points
Earth and Space Science Part 2 Quiz 15 points
Science Test Review 90 points
What are Homonyms?
What are Homonyms?
World War l and ll
World War l and ll
How to do Fractions the Easy Way
How to do Fractions the Easy Way
How to Teach English Language Conditionals to ESL Students
How to Teach English Language Conditionals to ESL Students
Spelling 101
Spelling 101
How to Teach Phrasal Verbs to ESL Learners
How to Teach Phrasal Verbs to ESL Learners
Math Skills: Rounding, Exponents, Radicals, Square Roots, and Ratios
Math Skills: Rounding, Exponents, Radicals, Square Roots, and Ratios
How to Teach 'To Be' in Present Simple to ESL Learners
How to Teach 'To Be' in Present Simple to ESL Learners
ABCs of English Grammar
ABCs of English Grammar
American Wars: American Revolution and Civil War
American Wars: American Revolution and Civil War
Writing Help Course Bundle
Writing Help Course Bundle
Teaching Grammar to ESL Students
Teaching Grammar to ESL Students