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The Importance of Reading and Taking Effective Notes
Last week we looked at how to plan your time when you are studying. This week we’re concentrating on how to take notes effectively.
Enrolling on a writing course is only the first step. Now you have to study the materials you receive and finding an effective way of doing this can be difficult, especially if you have been out of any formal education for a while.
So, how do you take effective notes? Well, it’s easy really, just follow one of the methods given below and I’m sure you’ll soon be back in the swing of things:
The Cornell Method here’s an example of the system: lsc.cornell.edu
If you want to know more about how the brain learns and the benefits of note taking, this is a great article:
Writing and remembering – why we remember what we write.
If anyone has unusual methods of note taking or any general tips, please do let me know.