Test & Exam Strategies
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Test & Exam Strategies

Brief and applicable guide to improving your skills at taking tests and being more confident in your approach!
4.5 (1 rating)
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.
10 students enrolled
Last updated 3/2016
English
Price: $20
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Includes:
  • 1 hour on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What Will I Learn?
improve your ability to score well on tests and exams
be more relaxed and confident in your approach
retain information and learn more from every course you take
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Requirements
  • Students will need at least a basic understanding of English in order to understand the videos and quizzes.
Description

The Test & Exam Strategies course is for any student who needs to complete quizzes, tests, or exams for courses he/she is taking.

The lessons learned will help students approach tests and exams with more confidence and with the tools necessary to raise their marks.

This course provides tips on how to handle essay style questions and objective test questions (multiple choice, true/false) as well as advice on time management and special skills such as the SQ3R Reading Method that can make a difference all the way through a course of study.

Skills taught such as how to manage anxiety are useful well beyond the tests and exams.

The lessons are short and clearly explained so that they can be applied immediately and begin helping the student as soon as he/she desires.

Also, there are 5 quizzes that help solidify the information learned.

If you want to improve your ability at taking tests and exams and/or want to feel more confident and less stressed when faced with assessments of any kind, this is the course for you!

Who is the target audience?
  • This course will help all students who need to complete tests, quizzes, and exams.
  • The lessons are especially useful for those who struggle with tests and exams.
  • The skills taught are applicable well beyond the exams because they help students recall more of the information they studied throughout the course.
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Curriculum For This Course
Expand All 7 Lectures Collapse All 7 Lectures 54:06
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Introduction
2 Lectures 13:37

Learn the three main goals as well as when to begin preparing and the SQ3R Reading Method.

Preview 13:27
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More exam tips!
1 Lecture 10:53

Learn about self-testing, working in a study group, gathering information about the exam, prediction, and maintaining a healthy lifestyle. Also a word of caution about "cramming."

More Tips!
10:53

Tips taken from the first two lectures on how to do well on tests and exams.

More Tips!
9 questions
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Becoming Test-Wise
1 Lecture 04:24

Learn strategies to help you work smarter - not harder!

Becoming Test-Wise
04:24

Quiz yourself on working smarter not harder.

Becoming Test Wise
5 questions
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Tips for Answering Test Items
1 Lecture 06:20

Learn 8 tips to help you succeed, including ways to handle multiple choice questions and things to be aware of.

Tips for Answering Test Items #1
06:20

More Tips for Answering Test Questions #1
5 questions
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Tips for Answering Test Items
1 Lecture 08:12

Learn 7 more tips to help you make the grade, including how to handle essay questions, the importance of grammar & spelling, and looking at past tests.

Tips for Answering Test Items #2
08:12

More Tips for Answering Test Questions #2
6 questions
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Managing Test Anxiety
1 Lecture 10:40
Managing Test Anxiety
10:40

Managing Test Anxiety
6 questions
About the Instructor
Director - Teacher Ronald Johnson
4.6 Average rating
39 Reviews
549 Students
5 Courses

I have owned and operated L.T.L. Tutoring Central since 1996, providing private tutoring services to students of all ages and skill levels.

I have taught students from kindergarten through University and adult students.

Also, I created and delivered an ESL/EFL program for scientists and technicians at the Guelph division of Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada.

My primary focus is on English, math, and study skills- helping students learn how to learn.

I am an Honours Bachelor of Arts graduate with distinction from the University of Guelph in English/psychology - completing 62 courses, many in the field of education including philosophy of education and psychology of education.