Academic Aspiration ~ Guide

How to start

This aspiration will guide you through the university pack, from enrolling to getting a job this aspiration will walk you through each step. First start by using a computer to enrol, the higher your skills the better offers you can get including getting a scholar ship.

Tip ~ Lots of players find it hard to complete university. To have more of a chance to complete, work on skills that are involved in the courses you chose and work on the research and debate skill, you will also have homework to do for each course every time you attend the lesson.

Tip ~ There are events sims can attend at the university check here.

Tip ~ Sims will have a new homework book, which they can do homework for all their courses. Homework needs to be completed before each class. Depending on course you may also get a term presentation board that you can place in the world that’s sims will need to also complete.

1) Freshman

  • Achieve Level 3 Research and Debate Skill. ~ their are computers in the foxbury commons building, go to the white computers on the end and you can research on them and gain the research and debate skill.
  • Enrol in a University ~ You can do this by using the computer.

2) Bright-Eyed Student

  • Achieve Level 5 Research and Debate skill ~ I have a tutorial for this skill if needed.
  • Attend guest lectures ~ There are two buildings you sims will go to for lessons, lectures are available from 5pm to 7pm.
  • Finish a course with an A grade ~ as long as you are doing homework and attend lectures as well as getting all your skills up to do with the skill then you can do this, it’s hard though.

3) Avid Academic

  • Have a term GPA of B or Higher ~ as long as you are doing homework and attend lectures as well as getting all your skills up to do with the skill then you can do this, it’s hard though.
  • Tutor Students ~ go to the building that your sim attends classes and click tutor and then you can tutor in a skill you have (my sims skill was level 5 writing)
  • Achieve level 6 Research and Debate skill ~

4) Senior Scholar

  • Earn degree ~ By the time you have gone through this your sim should earn a degree, this means they can get a job and skip some levels.
  • Contribute knowledge on a research archive machine ~ At level 6 of the research and debate skill sims can now contribute knowledge, just click on the machine for a new option
  • Get a job using a degree ~ your degree will help you decide which job you are going to have and you will skip some levels.

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Research and Debate Skill ~Guide

How to start

The Research & Debate Skill will give your sim the ability to Debate with other sims and will even allow your sim to influence other sims opinions. To start you can use the Podium, the research computer or a book to start learning the skill. All Items can be found on the University campus.

Levels / Rewards

Level 1 ~ Sim’s new skill in Research & Debate allows sim to build compelling opinions, backed by facts & figures. Use the Electromagnetic Research Archive Machine or a Mirror to build skill & unlock new interactions.

Level 2 ~ Sim can now finish reading books in less time. Sim can also Debate a Topic with other sims at a Podium Pair.

Level 3 ~ Sim now completes sim homework at an accelerated rate. Sim can prepare for a debate at the electromagnetic research archive machine & convince other sims to bathe or do a keg stand.

Level 4 ~ Sim will now gain more study progress while studying. Sim can now research more skills on the Electromagnetic research archive machine.

Level 5 ~ Sim is now more persuasive. Sim can convince other sims to do his homework and cook meals.

Level 6 ~ Sim now completes University Presentations & Term papers in record time. sim may also contribute knowledge on the electromagnetic research archive machine.

Level 7 ~ Sim can now use their persuasive powers to convince other sims to clean. sim can also convince roommates thinking of leaving the house to stay.

Level 8 ~ Sim can now Write & Publish research papers at a computer. sim will also gain skill faster while reading skill books.

Level 9 ~ Sim can convince other sims to go streaking. sim can also convince boss to give bonus on the phone.

Level 10 ~ Sim can have professional debate on a podium pair. sim can also give professional commentary at a podium or podium pair. these are great ways to earn a few extra simoleons.


Cheat / Tips / Mood

Cheat ~ stats,set_skill_level Major_ResearchDebates

Mood ~ Focused

Traits ~ Genius because you will need to be focused

Aspirations ~ Academic required Research and debate skill.

Tip ~ This skill is used for university and other than that isn’t really needed.

Tip ~ When using the podium at level 10 sims can earn simoleons.