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Basic Study Skills


Basic Study Skills

Basic Study Skills

Improve the way you study by learning effective study techniques


Students: 54,561
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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  • Tara Fitzharris Ireland As a qualified teacher I found this a very useful course to grasp basic study skills. The information from this course is something that not only I will use but will be something that I will share with my classes. 2015-03-02 11:03:40
  • Carol Pryce United States of America The course provides important information to help to prioritize time and to recognize how this relates to good study skills. 2015-03-02 02:03:17
  • Elizabeth Fisher United Kingdom I completed this in a short time and basically it reminded me of the basics. It was good and this course being very basic was a good one to start on, so I could get a feel for how the online courses work. 2015-02-27 15:02:51
  • Michaela Miller Brazil Concise and relevant, true to its title. Enjoyable. 2015-02-27 14:02:04
  • Osatohanmwen Omwanghe Nigeria My expectations on the content of this course were exceeded. Learning experience was the most convenient I've experienced in recent times. 2015-02-27 13:02:34
  • Tracey Davies United Kingdom Great introduction to study skills 2015-02-27 12:02:31
  • John Woodhams United States of America Good information and fun to read through 2015-02-27 10:02:11
  • Steven flores Other I really enjoyed this course somethings I new but I didn't know how to use them effectively thanks a lot learned a lot! 2015-02-27 02:02:43
  • Mohammad Zain Pakistan Effective and to the point 2015-02-26 17:02:08
  • Elizabeth Kamau Kenya Brief and to the point. 2015-02-26 11:02:00
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Free, Online Basic Study Skills Course.