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Basic Study Skills


Basic Study Skills

Basic Study Skills

Improve the way you study by learning effective study techniques


Students: 56,276
Course Description

Use this free online course to identify your personal learning style and learn about key study skills such as: mind mapping, time management, keeping a study diary, reading and writing techniques, as well as listening, speaking and telephone techniques. This free course is ideal for students, both young and old.
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By picking up appropriate study skills, you will find it easier to succeed in remembering things for exams and other tests.

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To qualify for your official ALISON Diploma, Certificate or PDF you must study and complete all modules and score 80% or more in each of the course assessments. A link to your Diploma certificate will then appear under the My Certificates heading of your My Account page.

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course you will learn effective methods that you can use when studying for exams. These include mind mapping, time management, reading, writing, listening, speaking and telephone skills.


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Module Title
Basic Study Skills

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Course Rating (By Learners)
Course Title Basic Study Skills
Course # 52
Course Publisher West Lothian College
Course Category 6
Content Origin West Lothian College
Course Description  Use this free online course to identify your personal learning style and learn about key study skills such as: mind mapping, time management, keeping a study diary, reading and writing techniques, as well as listening, speaking and telephone techniques. This free course is ideal for students, both young and old. By picking up appropriate study skills, you will find it easier to succeed in remembering things for exams and other tests.
License 
Release Date 27 February 2012
   
Content  
Course Duration (Avg Learner) 0-1 Hour
Video/Audio None
Audio Only None
Animation Medium
Assessments Yes
 
Education Level
Age appropriateness 16+ Years
Minimum Grade/Class Level Post-Secondary
 
Validation Level 5
ALISON Testing Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download Yes
Parchment Yes
Framed Certification Yes
   
Merchandise Availability Yes
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  • Ceri Dyson United Kingdom Basic and helpful. 2015-03-26 11:03:22
  • Bernadette Luina United States of America Very easy and simple to follow. Now I can continue my other courses following what I learned through this course. 2015-03-25 19:03:35
  • Lynn Fourie South Africa Basic Study Skills is a good refresher as well. Found this course informing and helpful. 2015-03-25 13:03:26
  • IVEREN HANMAIKYUR Nigeria This basic study skills have helped me realise my learning style and strengths 2015-03-25 10:03:19
  • Sean Williams Bahamas My learning experience so far has been extremely easy, and very informative. 2015-03-25 10:03:02
  • Shiva Kumar Dudigama India It is awesome I gained so much knowledge from it. 2015-03-25 09:03:17
  • Lakkaraju Sasibala India The course is really useful. 2015-03-24 12:03:00
  • Lakkaraju Sasibala India Basic study skills are necessary for knowledge development. The three Learning styles Looking, Listening and Doing are important for life. Mind Mapping helps one to concentrate on a subject from various angles. By following the Daily planner one can utilize the Time in a better way. 2015-03-24 12:03:08
  • Lakkaraju Sasibala India The Course on Basic Study skills is really useful. It helps to upgrade knowledge. The modules on Mind Mapping, Time Management, Listening and Speaking and Telephone Skills are really useful. 2015-03-24 12:03:36
  • Michael Treliving United Kingdom Not exactly 'in depth' but never-the-less some useful information. 2015-03-24 09:03:45
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