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Study Skills Awareness Week

Study Skills Awareness Week

Monday 25th to Friday 29th September


Monday, 25th Sept @ 1pm (Lecture Theatre)

Fitness for Studying with Motivation and Goal Setting
(David Dougherty & Angela Curran)
– Nutritional advice
– Importance of exercise
– Importance of sleep for retention
– Understanding what motivates you
– Using SMART Goal system for setting targets with tracking system

Tuesday, 26th Sept @ 1pm (ORT)
Study Skills Methods (1st-3rd year)
(Angela Curran)
–How to Study
– Study System and the importance of class time
– Importance of Pretesting and Retesting
– Importance of Spaced Repetition
–       How to use Mind Mapping as a study technique

Tuesday, 26th Sept @ 1pm (Lecture Theatre)
Maynooth College Lunchtime Talk (4th - 6th year)
(Roisin O'Donohoe & Dr. John McGinnity)


Thursday, 28th Sept @ 1pm (Lecture Theatre)
Organisational Skills 
(Angela Curran & Roisin O’Donohoe with Past Pupils)
– Key Organisational Skills needed
– Timetabling to Notes Management
– Managing your time effectively and the benefits 
Friday, 29th Sept @ 1pm (Lecture Theatre)
(Angela Curran & Roisin O'Donohoe with John Broderick & Past Pupils)
Coping with Exam Stress 
– How to prepare for Exams effectively

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