Topic: Presentation skills
Presentation skills success
Author: George Torok
Presentation is a key leadership skill. To be a be
Writing a Research Paper
Research is a process of discovery that is interesting and rewarding for its own sake
as well as for its contribution to your understanding of the subject you are
investigating. It not only gives you the basic information you need
Using the Library
The instruction may be printed in a booklet or in a series of leaflets, it may be recorded
on videocassettes or on computer software, or it may be presented by a librarian to small
groups of students at various times
Tackling Essay Tests
Essay tests require you to recall ideas and facts accurately and then to organize them into
thoughtful, forceful responses to the questions.
Learning the basics of writing an essay exam
*Understand each question with precision
Remembering and Recalling Information
Important memory concepts
Most information stays in your memory for less than one minute unless you store
Prepare information for storage by organizing it in a logical manner.
Store information with a ret
Noting Whats Important in Readings and Lectures
1. You prepare for learning by building on what you already know.
2. You adopt an active approach to learning instead of waiting for the key ideas to
simply reveal themselves to you.
3. You pay attention to
Coping with stress.
There's lots of it in today's schools, no matter what your position.
Dictionaries define the noun "stress" as "mental or emotional pressure." Stress occurs
when we're excited about a special event, when we are uncertain or apprehensive
PREPARE FOR LECTURES
Read assigned material.
Instructors assign material for students to read before class because they know that
they are going to give lectures that students cannot fully understand without having
first read about lecture topics. When y
Mastering Objective Tests
Understanding different kinds of objective questions
It consists of a singly statement; your job is to decide whether its 100 percent true.
It begins with an incomplete sentence kn
LEARNING STRATEGIES AND STYLES
A learning strategy is a set of
procedures for accomplishing a
learning task, such as the procedures
that are used to learn information for
A learning style is the set of
procedures that a particular person
HOW TO MANAGE YOUR TIME
*Analyze the demands on your time.
Analyze how you use your time for school, work, friends, and family, caring for yourself,
and for other activities.
*Decide how much to study.
Figure out how much time you need to study to get the
It was established in May 1, 1947, an Airspeed Consul hurtled down a tiny airstrip in
Kallang, Singapore. As it took flight, so did an airline, Malayan Airways. Over the next
two decades, the company steadily acquired more planes. There were additions of
INTI COLLEGE MALAYSIA
GNS 101 GENERAL STUDIES (3.0 cr.)
This course is designed to help students understand and develop appropriate college skills while pursuing their
DEVELOP ORGANIZATIONAL SKILLS
To make outlines, you must analyze written material you must study it to
understand how statements in it are related.
Analysis is an essential step for effectively storing information in memory.
The abilities you will develop
MALAYSIA's Budget 2014 will be tabled in Parliament on Oct 25. This will,
hopefully, put speculation about the possible introduction of goods and
services tax (GST), to rest. GST, for those unfamiliar with the concept, is a
tax imposed on goods and servic