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Academic Study Skills

This guide can assist you to increase your understanding of course material, improve your marks, and make learning a little less stressful. Here you will find strategies for time management, reading and note-taking, study skills, and test-taking.


Memory traces are formed in your mind when you first expose yourself to information and make the effort to remember it.  Those traces solidify over time and after repetition, but until they solidify, they are easily disrupted.  Therefore it is critical to repeat in order to remember.