Getting more when you learn
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Getting more when you learn

Make the most of your abilities. Find your strengths and use them to really get ahead.
4.1 (20 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
1,010 students enrolled
Last updated 3/2015
English
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Includes:
  • 1 hour on-demand video
  • 1 Supplemental Resource
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Understand your unique learning qualities; know how to use them to gain an advantage in school or college, skills to cope with difficult learning situations, and ways to remove these barriers to learning.
  • Know what works for you, and how to get it.
  • Find out which teachers are negatively affecting your performance.
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Requirements
  • This is a complete course, everything you need is included.
Description

In this course you will learn how you learn, and learn how to improve your academic performance.

This course will help you determine the major factors influencing you ability to learn. Never get intimidated or feel lost in class ever again.

You will learn to recognize your preferences and your blocks to learning, and most importantly you will learn what to do to succeed and get the most from any training you take in the future.

Learn And Master Your Educational Efforts; A Concise Easy To Follow Program.

Some of your key take aways from this course:-

  1. Know your learning style
  2. Know the difference between your self esteem and your self worth
  3. Find your ideal learning situation
  4. Learn how to develop your learning needs awareness for increased performance

We will not use big words and complicated terms, we will show you these things so you know they exist but you don't need to remember any of them (except to impress your friends) The course length in approximately one hour long, but we recommend taking it a few steps at a time.

If you have had difficulty in learning, or felt frustrated in learning, or simply want to understand a little about how you learn then this is the course for you.


Complete Quiz number 1 and find your learning style.

Who is the target audience?
  • This course is designed as an essential guide to every student. Things like how you learn are fundamental to your success.
  • A perfect choice for continued professional development hours, at the end of this course you can request your free confirmation of completion giving 2 hours of CPD's
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Expand All 21 Lectures Collapse All 21 Lectures 01:30:09
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A critical look at education; how we learn as individuals and as groups.
4 Lectures 09:15

A brief introduction to the course, something to get you ready for the format and some early prep for things to come.

Preview 03:59

Every individual sees the world from their own perspective, and groups do the same thing, this short section gives you insight on the teachers perspective.

Preview 01:59

A chance for you to see if you fit within the stereotypical student.

Preview 01:01

Stereotypical views have implications to your learning, find out why this is and what to do about it.

Headwinds
02:16
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Discovering some methods and processes of learning.
7 Lectures 15:14

We pose some questions on popular beliefs in education, unless you have to think about these things it's easy to take them for granted.

Popular Beliefs
01:54

This section will show how some educational needs outweigh your learning needs.

Mental Attitides
02:38

How to improve your learning by using this simple but counter-intuitive approach.

Cognitive Dissonance
03:12

We're still building some basic principles to better understand the education process.

Key Variables
01:10

Understanding some limitations to popular educational tools, how to make the most of these tools.

Preview 03:17

This section looks at the 4 most common styles, you get a chance to choose the one that best suits you.

What style am I?
03:03

Quiz - Learning styles
35 pages
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Time to build your strategy.
6 Lectures 19:58

Time to put some of this knowledge to use.

Getting Perspective
04:36

Some choices to make that will put you on a winning track.

Don't worry be happy
03:29

It's extreemly important to know when you need some "one to one" help, knowing when should not be a guess.

One on One
02:36

What is group training, and why does it help.

The Group Advantage
04:38

Use your natural talents with your desires.

Find your strength
02:51

Know what a weakness is before you fix it.

Find your weakness
01:48
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The last stand, three more skills you can use, and your final instructions.
4 Lectures 10:42

Here are three advanced skills you can use. Try to use them to help others also, by doing so you help them and you. And the good news is even done wrong they can only work in your favor.

Not a placebo
01:18

After a brief review of scaffolding, we show you a couple of techniques you can use. As time goes by you can vary your approach as it best serves you.

Scaffolding
03:24

When you understand your triggers you can take control.

Triggers
01:39

A review of the major points covered in this program, and time to re-enforce some key elements.

The Conclusion
04:21
About the Instructor
Steve Hartshorn, M.Ed., D.A.
3.6 Average rating
211 Reviews
3,317 Students
4 Courses
CEO Sensiom training

Dr. Stevan W. Hartshorn (M. Ed. D.A.), lead author for Sensiom's "Express Solution to Better Grades" and author of the educational research titled "Success in the Face of Failure," an extensive background in developing learning strategies for adults and children. Stevan's academic qualifications began with a Higher National Diploma in Teaching and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology. He then obtained a Masters of Education in Mathematics, which culminated in a Doctor of Arts in Education.