Under Strategies, Tools, and Handouts, you’ll find a wide variety of resources that address students’ academic needs. Resources are divided into two main areas:
- In the Learning Topics tab, you’ll find tools and resources to: manage your time, improve your focus, increase motivation and decrease procrastination, cope with academic stress, take better notes, etc.
- In the Writing Topics tab, you’ll find resources to support the writing process, punctuation, grammar, style, discipline-specific writing, referencing, etc.
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|Levels of Thinking: How to Think Smart at University.
At university, performance on exams requires mastery beyond memorization, such as comprehension, analysis, application, and evaluation. Different types of exams may assess different levels of thinking, so it is important to match your study techniques to the level of thinking required.
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