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In college, you don’t have a teacher to constantly remind you of assignments,
Commitment: A successful student needs a minimum of TWO additional study hours
for each class session. Have a specific study time and place.
Have an organized study plan and materials.
an active listener: Ask questions about what you read and hear.
in class and when studying.
- Set mini-goals
– pace yourself. What does the professor expect and when?
each set of class requirements. What does the professor expect and when?
as many notes as possible and review notes ASAP. An individual loses 80 percent
of what is learned if not reviewed within 24 hours and then semi-reviewed as needed.
study sessions, combine lecture notes and reading notes. This is when learning
really happens. . . .you have to THINK!
to use memory techniques. Constantly try to associate new information with
something you already know.
test “wise”. When you are having difficulties, don’t wait until finals to learn
test taking strategies.
help immediately! Don’t wait until the last minute to seek assistance when you
are having difficulties with class material.