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Ch 5: Developing Study Skills

About This Chapter

This collection of helpful video lessons offers study tips and advice from our experts. Whether you're getting ready to start college or want to improve your academic performance in school, these lessons can help you study more effectively and boost your grades.

Developing Study Skills: Chapter Summary

It's important for new college students to develop strong study skills. This comprehensive guidance chapter shows you exactly what you need to do in order to take good class notes, study more effectively and find the time to study even if you're busy. This chapter includes lessons on:

Improving your study skills

By taking time to cultivate good study habits, you'll be able to make sure you stay on top of your grades and succeed in all of your classes. This lesson offers several tips and strategies that can help you create a consistent study schedule and get the most out of your study time.

Finding time to study with a busy schedule

College students must balance their busy class schedules with work and other activities. With full schedules, it can be hard to find the time to study. This lesson offers several tips to help you fit studying into your daily routine.

Making your own study guides and taking notes

It's important to take notes during class; however, few students know how to take notes effectively and arrange them into helpful study guides. This lesson can help you strengthen your note-taking skills and abilities in creating your own study guides.

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