Definitions for "Remedial courses"
A non-credit course taken to help the student with a weak background in a particular area; taken to prepare the student for a credit course in that area.
instructional courses designed for students deficient in the general competencies necessary for a regular postsecondary curriculum and education setting.
Sometimes referred to as Developmental Courses or ("0" Level) usually do not apply toward a degree, but are counted toward the total number of hours permitted under financial aid.