Sign-up today to join over 3 million learners already on ALISON:

Smarter Learning - Improve Your Study Skills and Practices


Create a Classroom
 

 
 

Course Features

Video

Low

Audio

None

Animation

None

Equivalent to FETAC

Level 5

Equivalent to QCF (UK)

Level 3

Language

EN

Publisher

OpenLearn

Rating

Start Now!

Learning Outcome


Start Course Now!

Comments & Reviews

  • Jane Oluchi Akuwudike Nigeria Course Module: Module 2: Key Skills in Learning Course Topic: Working with others Comment: every module in this course is essential if you really want to learn how to learn. big thanks to alison for doing a great job. 2014-03-05 12:03:21
  • edwin nipwapwacha Tanzania Course Module: Module 2: Key Skills in Learning Course Topic: Working with others Comment: it is true that we need to improve our skills in working with others. thank you Alison! 2014-02-16 09:02:52
  • Karen Lam United States of America Course Module: Module 1: Learning How to Learn Course Topic: Time Management Part 2: Tips and suggestions Comment: Very good! This is my first course and I'm excited to continue. 2013-09-13 14:09:47
  • Eva Motsepe South Africa Course Module: Module 1: Learning How to Learn Course Topic: Thinking about your learning Comment: This course was quite helpful and I think everyone should start to learn how to Learn. Good course. 2013-08-11 16:08:48
  • alexander kinoti Kenya Course Module: Module 7: Extending and Developing Your Thinking Skills Course Topic: Developing your thinking skills - Introduction Comment: Amazing! what you want to learn dictates the way you should think. 2013-06-20 23:06:05
  • Susan Baxter United Kingdom Course Module: Module 3: Reading Course Topic: Reading evidence Comment: Using stas and data visually can be very beneficial but ths can also be used to skew the actual data and make it seem to present and support an idea which is not actually representative or accurate .So it must always be recognised and considered when data is used . 2013-06-01 17:06:49
  • Susan Baxter United Kingdom Course Module: Module 3: Reading Course Topic: Making the ideas your own Comment: Jotting refs and names /books as u go along is SO important-as I discovered doing my masters.It is so time saving doing this and also less frustrating when u know where the ref/quote came from-much better to do this for later use! 2013-06-01 17:06:22
  • Susan Baxter United Kingdom Course Module: Module 3: Reading Course Topic: Reading critically Comment: It is much easier now to critically analyse ideas as the internet allows for rapid instant access to articles and books which could be at the other side of the world-searching for info is now almost immediate .This makes research so much more accessible and the questioning and verification of your own ideas becomes easier also 2013-06-01 16:06:20
  • Susan Baxter United Kingdom Course Module: Module 3: Reading Course Topic: How quickly should you read Comment: Excellent points-often difficult to slow down to read and take on board new ideas.As a teacher it is hard to make pupils ustd how to read for difft purposes-scan/skim/info etc Also need to allow yourself time and space and correct envt.to read properly 2013-06-01 16:06:52
  • Susan Baxter United Kingdom Course Module: Module 3: Reading Course Topic: Understanding reading Comment: Good points raised which would b useful for students to understand before gcse level even to aid understanding of reading with a purpose 2013-06-01 16:06:51
More Comments and Reviews >>

Smarter Learning - Improve Your Study Skills and Practices

Improve your study skills with effective techniques to help you learn successfully

Start Now!