Chapter 8:StudyingBASC 1201: Best Achievement Strategies for College
The BIG Picture - “Cycle” ofSuccessSTRESS&TIMEManagementSTRESS&TIMEManagementListenListenNote-TakingNote-TakingReadandStudyReadandStudyTakeTestsTakeTestsI wonder…will thisbe on the test?
Strategies for Successful StudyingSkillful studyingrequires aconscientious andconcentrated effort todo it effectively.
Strategies for Successful StudyingStudying, is a learned andnecessary college skill.Practice results in:More focus.Memory improvement.Solid test preparation.
Improve Memory SkillsRemembering new information requires learningand applying new memorization techniques.Two Types ofMEMORYShort term MemoryLong term Memory
Retention and MemoryRetention is the act of retainingand recall stored information ineither short-term memory or long-term memory, or both.Retention is linked to HOW anindividual learns and recallinformation from memory.Memories are stored both in theCognitive processes portion of thebrain, andThe Emotion process portion of thebrain.