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Course details

The purpose of this course is to help students develop a set of study skills and methods that lead to student success. Some of the topics covered include: time management, effective reading, note-taking, memory, presentations, problem-solving, exam preparation, and stress management. An introduction to the services and resources available at BCIT are also covered. The course has a number of assignments and activities that reinforce the use of different strategies.

Prerequisite(s)

  • No prerequisites are required for this course.

Credits

0.0

Retired
This course has been retired and is no longer offered. Find other Flexible Learning courses that may interest you.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Students will be able to assess their current approach to studying.
  • Students will be able to develop a personal set of strategies for effective studying.
  • Students will be aware of the range of services and resources available to them.
  • Students will be able to characterize their learning style.
  • Students will hone the ability to prepare and give a presentation.
  • Students will know how academic skills are applied in the workplace.

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2009

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