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Basic Study Skills


Basic Study Skills
Basic Study Skills

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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.

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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): 4 stars based on 704 reviews
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

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    Laura Warui Kenya Very informative especially on the mind mapping 2015-05-21 10:05:47
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    Igor Alves Brazil It is a good course, with useful information!! 2015-05-20 23:05:02
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    Joiesbin Nishanth Saudi Arabia Good one! 2015-05-19 14:05:10
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    Aisha Fakeir Canada Very basic essential skills that many students do not know. Very informative and well presented. Thank you and definitely I will recommend it for other. 2015-05-19 00:05:36
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    anthony afanyu Cameroon It was a good course and is very necessary for students to know and master their study skills in order to perform at their best. However, the course was too short and not detailed enough. 2015-05-18 17:05:44
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    Morena Giannascoli Italy Very helpful. 2015-05-18 14:05:13
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    Tanya Padilla United States of America Very informational and helpful. 2015-05-18 06:05:28
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    Elizabeth Luna United States of America It is a very basic introduction. Very clearly written. Gives good information. 2015-05-18 01:05:46
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    Opaluwa Urah Nigeria Very apt and timely for office and executive Assistants. 2015-05-17 20:05:03
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    Julie Pitts United States of America I thoroughly enjoyed the course. It reminded me of some of the techniques that I had forgotten about. Thank you 2015-05-17 17:05:30
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