How to develop study skills for life
Posted October 01, 2018 05:06:21 Learn how to create and maintain an academic voice and how to learn the skills that will help you achieve your goals.
This course is part of a two-day online course, Study Skills for Life, available for free from the College Board.
The first day is dedicated to developing study skills.
The second day is focused on developing research and critical thinking skills.
Each of the four subjects is presented in a different format.
Students learn the fundamentals of research, writing and reading, using the same tools and materials that students would use for other subjects.
Topics covered include:How to study:A thorough introduction to research and theory.
What it is, how it works and how you can apply it to your own study.
Reading skills:Reading is one of the most important skills a student can have in a career, but what do you actually know about reading?
The basics of reading, the science behind it and the best reading materials.
A thorough overview of the science of reading.
How reading is measured, how to read, what’s important, what doesn’t, and what to expect.
How to improve reading skills.
How to work:An overview of working as a student, in a classroom, in an organization and in the workplace.
How a student works with others and with themselves.
A practical and step-by-step guide to getting things done.
What you need to know to get started:An outline of the courses requirements and where you can find them online.
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