When it comes to taking classes in college, your professional relationship with your professor, teaching assistants or anyone else in charge is of utmost importance. Let's be honest, some things are just downright confusing and need clarification, and there is nothing wrong with that! Especially in modern times with everything online, you might need to send a couple emails to fully understand a concept
When I was in my junior year of high school, my school offered a Robotics class. As someone who had already had a taste of Physics (the other class being offered) and wanted something new, I eagerly took this class. In hindsight, I had no idea how much this class would teach me about computers and programming, and how many doors it would open for me!