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Study Skills: Essential Study Skills

Books and online tutorials to help you understand, practice and improve your study skills

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Getting Ready for Academic Study

Starting college or university can be a big challenge: it helps to know what’s expected of you and how to prepare.

This interactive online module looks at ways to ready yourself practically and mentally for your first term. There is guidance on overcoming anxieties and you’ll be introduced to approaches and techniques that will help you learn effectively.

  • find out what to expect and start developing your study skills
  • learn more about how you learn best and your personal learning style
  • develop your own strategy for learning

Please sign in using your college username and password. Then select Getting Ready for Academic Study from the drop down Modules list.