The awareness session

The main goals of the awareness session are:

  • Making students aware of effective and ineffective learning strategies
  • Making students aware of ‘desirable difficulties’ and the experienced-learning-versus-actual-learning paradox
  • Increasing or triggering students’ readiness to practice effective learning strategies

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Sorting cards

Do you know what learning strategies are effective and what are not? Take a look at the sorting cards, print them out and categorize the strategies into highly, moderate, and low effective strategies.

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Check our infographic to get an overview of effective learning strategies!

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Photo-log exercise

What challenges do you encounter while studying? Take a photo of your studying activities and try to pinpoint the internal and external factors influencing your studying. Can you find solutions for your challenges? Discuss these with your peers and tutor!

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