college survival skills n.
Download
Skip this Video
Loading SlideShow in 5 Seconds..
College Survival Skills PowerPoint Presentation
Download Presentation
College Survival Skills

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 6

College Survival Skills - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 112 Views
  • Uploaded on

College Survival Skills. Note-Taking 101. What is the purpose of taking notes?. To stay focused on what you are listening to while testing your understanding of the material To review: reminds you what is important Easier to remember own words

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about 'College Survival Skills' - jaden-rosa


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
what is the purpose of taking notes
What is the purpose of taking notes?
  • To stay focused on what you are listening to while testing your understanding of the material
  • To review: reminds you what is important
  • Easier to remember own words
  • Act of writing notes assists the memory before studying has begun
how do you know what is important during a lecture
How do you know what is important during a lecture?
  • Instructor will provide clues
    • Anything written on board or screen
    • Repetition
    • Emphasis- both tone and time
    • Verbal Cues:
      • “Two points of views…”
      • “The three most influential people were…”
    • Summary or Review
develop a system
Develop a system
  • Cornell Method
  • Any others?
  • Some suggestions:
    • Brief: phrase over sentence, word over phrase
    • Abbreviations and symbols- keep it simple and consistant
    • Use your own words – except when?
    • Outline format
what happens if you miss something
What happens if you miss something?
  • Write down key words and phrases
  • Leave blank space
  • Ask a friend, your professor, or your TA after class
how do you take notes from a text
How do you take notes from a text?
  • Is there a difference between annotating literature and taking notes from a text book?