Tools for Academic Success
Academic Success Worksheets:
Creating a Study Plan
: Step-by-Step Plan for Breaking Down Your Assignments into Manageable Chunks.
: Reading Attack Skills Designed to Help you Make the Most Out of Your Study Time.
: Taking Care of Yourself So You Can Succeed at Ferris State University.
Attacking Anxiety and Stress
: Developing a Way to Deal with Stress and Anxiety that Might be Impacting Your Academic Performance.
Developing a Positive Mindset
: How You Look at Things Can Impact How You Deal with Things. Reframing How You View Your Education So You Can Succeed.
Focusing Your Attention
: Tips for Improving Your Concentration on the Task at Hand.
Procrastination and Time Management
: Developing a Solid Plan So You Can Balance Your Time.
Recognizing Important Information
: Tips for Identifying the Main Ideas in Your Reading and in Your Lectures.
: Various Techniques to Improve Your Study Habits.
: Test Attack Skills for Various Kinds of Tests.
Methods for Taking Effective Notes.
UNIV 101: College Study Methods:
Basic college academic survival skills and study techniques.
CARE 102: Career & Education Planning:
Self-evaluation, vocational and educational planning, and the concept of career development as a lifelong process.
University of Minnesota Assignment Calculator:
Step-by-step process for developing a study plan for your courses.
Computing Your Grade Point Average:
Set up your classes effectively for next semester.
Time Management Calculator:
Assess where your time goes.
Time Management Worksheet:
Record ALL of your scheduled activities for the week, including the actual time you are in class.
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