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Time Management

A Simple, Effective Time Management System – A time management system using a semester planner and a weekly planner.

Blank Fall 2016 Calendar/Semester Planner – Shows the whole semester on one page.

Weekly Planner – Shows whole week on one page by the hour.

Creating a Daily To-Do List – How to make a prioritized to-do list

To-Do List with Time Estimates – How to make a prioritized to-do list with space to estimate the time a task will take you, and space to note the actual time.

Time Management – Tips on time management.

Time Management for Right Brained People – What to do if to do lists aren’t your style.

Overcoming Procrastination – Tips for overcoming procrastination.

Tips on Reading and Learning from Lecture

Concept Mapping – How to make a concept map. Good for studying for exams

3 P’s for Effective Reading – Purpose, Plan, and Preview

Textbook Reading Systems – How to use the SQ3R and other reading systems.

The Cornell Notetaking System – How to use the Cornell notetaking system.

Tips on Studying and Taking Exams

Office Hours – What they are and how to make the best use of them.

Guidelines for Creating a Study Schedule – Suggestions for making your study more efficient.

Exam Strategies: How to Tackle Exam Questions – Strategies for different types of exam questions (e.g. multiple-choice, essay, etc…)

Words to Watch for in Essay Questions – Defines words used in essay questions, and explains how to structure your answer.

Multiple Choice Tests – Tips for tackling difficult multiple choice tests

The Five Day Study Plan – A way to plan when and how to study for exams.

Decoding Test Questions – Different types of questions require different types of answers.

Stress Management

The Basics of Stress Management – Tips for stress management.

Understanding Academic Anxiety – Tips for understanding and managing academic and/or test anxiety.

Letting Go of Test Anxiety – Strategies for relaxing and forgetting your anxiety