Learning Skills Workshops

Success Series

The Success Series is a series of workshops to help learn the skills needed for university success. Topics are repeated to accommodate various schedules. Come learn how to learn!  Free workshops – All students welcome!

Making a Study Plan

Create a weekly study schedule and master calendar for the semester and discuss minimizing procrastination. Bring course outlines and a planner/organizer if you use one.

Thursday, January 16              1:40-2:30 pm (slot 14)   Rm. 005, basement of McKenzie Building
Wednesday, January 22          9:30-10:20 (slot 2)   Rm. 005, basement of McKenzie Building

Effective Study Skills

Come learn some effective study skills to make the best use of your time for university success.  Bring a challenging textbook and we will practice comprehension and summarizing techniques so that you get the most out of the time and money spent on textbooks.

Monday, January 27                    1:40-2:30 (slot 6) – Rm. 005, basement of McKenzie Building
Thursday, February 27                1:40-2:30 (slot 14) – Rm. 005, basement of McKenzie Building

Multiple-Choice Strategies

When you are prepared for a test, you will have a better idea of what and how to study and can turn a test into an opportunity to strut your stuff.  This session will use practice multiple-choice questions to demonstrate specific strategies to help improve performance and decrease test anxiety.

Wednesday, February                9:30-10:20 (slot 2) – Rm. 005, basement of McKenzie Building
Monday, April 6                       1:40-2:30 (slot 6) – Rm. 005, basement of McKenzie Building

To make appointments call 204-727-9737, or drop by the Academic Skills Centre reception in McK 102.