Study Skills Workshops - Skills in Context

IMPROVING YOUR READING SPEED AND RECALL

Writing and Study Skills Centre - 50 minutes

Readings and more readings:  you can't get away from them at UNB.  We can show you how to improve your recall and read rapidly for great results.

TAKING NOTES FROM TEXTS AND LECTURES

Writing and Study Skills Centre - 50 minutes

So many notes, so little time!  Learn these effective reading and note-taking techniques to help you stay on top on your coursework.

BEYOND CRAMMING:  LONG-TERM LEARNING

Writing and Study Skills Centre - 50 minutes

Time is on your side.  Learn the limitations of cramming and the value of deep learning to improve your study habits and exam results.

MASTERING TEST TAKING AND CONQUERING ANXIETY

Writing and Study Skills Centre - 50 minutes

You studied.  You knew it.  You panicked.  You blew it.  It happens, but it doesn't have to happen to you.  Learn how to tackle a test in a systematic way, overcome anxiety, and even predict exam questions!

DEALING WITH PROCRASTINATION

Writing and Study Skills Centre - 30 minutes OR 50 minutes

Procrastination is very common among university students.  Chronic procrastinators pay a heavy price in terms of decreased academic performance, unsatisfactory relationships, poorer mental and physical health, and other negative outcomes.  Get to know your individual procrastination patterns and learn strategies to progressively master the procrastination habit.

Request a workshop here noting the workshop title, preferred prersentation date, and your course or group name. *Please book at least 14 days in advance.