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!
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."
Tips taken from the first two lectures on how to do well on tests and exams.
Learn strategies to help you work smarter - not harder!
Quiz yourself on working smarter not harder.
Learn 8 tips to help you succeed, including ways to handle multiple choice questions and things to be aware of.
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.
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.