An essential part of success at any college is the amount of time and effort a student puts into preparing for their weekly lectures and exams. The SSC offers several study strategy workshops.
Exam Prep Seminar
The 2.5 hour Exam Prep Seminar focuses entirely on exam-taking strategies. Learn test-taking strategies such as distinguishing between what you already know and what you need to study, developing confidence boosters and applying practical tips for taking multiple-choice tests. Learn how to use the course syllabus, your notes and textbook to predict test questions. You must bring a course syllabus and textbook. Bring sticky notes if you are unwilling to write in your textbook. Discover methods to use course syllabus to prepare for exams.
Study Strategies Workshop
In this workshop students learn effective strategies that match their learning styles to approach their work. Students will also explore a variety of ways to read and use college textbooks. This Study Strategies workshop will also include note taking methods.
Time Management Workshop
Do you struggle to find time to study? Are you overwhelmed with work, school and family commitments? This workshop will give you the tools to take command of your time.