Learn techniques and strategies for improving academic learning. These four videotapes guide college and university students in getting the most out of their academic experience. Developed by the Academic Skills Center at Dartmouth College and produced by the College's Media Production Group, the tapes cover:
Notetaking - techniques for effectively recording and learning information from classes and lectures
Learning Strategies for General Chemistry
Time Management - methods for getting organized and making better use of your time
Reading Improvement - strategies for improving reading rate and comprehension
Strategic Learning - a three-step process for meaningfully understanding and retaining information
Explore Dartmouth's Baker Library
Stress Management - learn more about stress and stress management techniques
Sleep and the College Student - tips on creating and maintaining a healthy sleep cycle
They may be purchased through:
Film Media Group (www.films.com)
200 American Metro Blvd, Suite 124
Hamilton, NJ 08619
If you would like to discuss any of these topics in greater detail, please contact the Academic Skills Center for an appointment.
First, check to see if you have a free QuickTime player installed on your computer. If you don't, download the QuickTime Player for Mac and Windows. Plan on 1 to 25 minutes to download any media player, depending on the speed of your connection. Then, click on a link above to play one of the movies.
Last Updated: 7/17/12