Course curriculum

  • 2

    Module 1 Your Brain and Learning

    • Module 1 Your Brain & Learning Styles 2021 22

    • Quiz: Know your Brain Quiz!

    • Module 1, Activity 1: VAK model

    • Module 1 Advice Handout: Learning Styles Advices

    • Module 1, Activity 2: Multiple Intelligences

    • Module 1, Activity 3: Left Right Brain profile

    • Module 1, Activity 4: Preferred Learning Conditions profile

    • Module 1, Activity 5: Study Habits profile

    • Module 1, Activity 6: Your Summary Learning Profile

  • 3

    Module 2 Motivation

    • Module 2: Motivation Chapter

    • Module 2, Activity 1, Set your Goals frame

    • Module 2, Activity 2: Converting Dreams to Goals (Frames A and B)

    • Module 2, Activity 3: The 'How' frame (Frame C)

    • Module 2, Activity 4: Supporting my Goal (Frame D)

    • Module 2, Activity 5: Target Grades Chart

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    Module 3 Managing my Time, Learning to Plan

    • Module 3: Managing Time, Learning to Plan Chapter

    • Quiz: Abraham Lincoln Quiz

    • Module 3, Activity 1: Weekly Time Chart

    • Module 3, Activity 2: How good is your Time Management

    • Module 3, Activity 3: Using your Homework Journal wisely

    • Module 3, Activity 4: Study to-do list

    • Module 3, Activity 5: Master Study plan

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    Module 4 Reading to Learn: Learning to Summarise

    • Module 4: Reading to Learn, Learning to Summarise Chapter

    • Module 4, Activity 1: KWL learning strategy

    • Module 4, Activity 2: PQRR chapter reading strategy

    • Module 4, Activity 3: Notetaking strategy

    • Module 4: Using Sketchnotes as a Study Strategy, a special contribution by Claire Comerford

    • Module 4, Activity 4: Time to Self-Evaluate (summary type)

    • Module 4, Exemplar: Using 5Ws & 1H (Romans)

    • Module 4: Exemplar: Table Summary (Shakespeare's Dramas)

    • Module 4, Exemplar: Mind Map (Rivers)

    • Module 4, Advices Handout: Learning Maths, Science, Languages

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    Module 5 Memory & Recall: The Study-Review System

    • Module 5: Memory & Recall, The Study-Review system Chapter

    • Module 5, Activity 1: Definitions Frame

    • Module 5, Exemplar: Master Revision Plan (English)

    • Module 5, Exemplar: Mind Map (Rivers)

    • Memory & Recall video: How Short & Long term memory works

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    Module 6 Sitting the Exam, Managing Stress

    • Module 6: Sitting the Exam, Managing Stress Chapter

    • Module 6, Advices Handout: PQAR exam technique

    • Module 6, Activity 1: Physical tension checklist

    • Module 6, Activity 2: Mental & Emotional Tension checklist

    • Module 6, Advices Handout: Self Care & Wellbeing

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    Student Guidelines for Programme Usage

    • Student Guidelines for Programme and Minimum Usage

    • Student Progress Checklist