The Berkeley Student Learning Center gives in their website an interesting overview of different Study and Success Strategies. One of the strategies described is focused on the question How to counteract procrastination.
Procrastination (Wikipedia): ” is the avoidance of doing a task that needs to be accomplished. It is the practice of doing more pleasurable things in place of less pleasurable ones, or carrying out less urgent tasks instead of more urgent ones, thus putting off impending tasks to a later time. Sometimes, procrastination takes place until the “last-minute” before a deadline. ” Read More →
In their website the Open University gives an overview of relevant study skills as presented by different universities:
To help students become more effective in college, here are some helpful external links on how to become a better student.
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Taking Your First Online Course? Here’s Some Advice Tom Moyer, Published on June 28, 2016 on Linkedin
Many students that are new to online learning find the transition to be difficult. Switching from an onsite environment to a virtual one is a big adjustment. Communication is electronic rather than face-to-face, written messages replace the spoken word, and there’s no human presence – no one to hear, see and stand next to. Your only gateway to the course is through an e-device. It’s like landing and then living on another planet. Read More →
Studiesucces verhogen, Bevindingen en maatregelen uit de literatuur. Damiette Bakx en Etienne van Nuland 16-9-2015. Avans Hogeschool Studiesucces-literatuurstudie-2015 Read More →
Brain Hacking 302 – Active Learning: How To Take Awesome Notes & Learn. By Oskar Cymerman | @focus2achieve | BAm! Radio Network EdWords Blogger
Notes… You can take them by hand on paper or you can use a device and take them digitally. There’s recent research that finds taking notes by hand leads to improved memory while learning and better test performance. This is because the pen/pencil users tend to paraphrase more, while the laptop users copy notes verbatim being able to type fast enough to keep up with the lecture. Read More →
Generieke studievaardighedenset voor doorstroom mbo-hbo. Hier vindt u de complete tekst. Deze set is ontwikkeld in het kader van het convenant succesvolle doorstroom mbo-hbo Noord-Nederland. Eindredactie Jan Harbers en Jeanet Schuring. Read More →
Raad voor de Nederlandse Taal en Letteren Adviesrapport Taalunie: Vaart met taalvaardigheid. Nederlands in het hoger onderwijs. 2015.
- Taalvaardigheid is onmisbaar voor 21ste -eeuwse competenties (en dus voor de economie en de samenleving)
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