Module title: Study Skills for Access to Industry

SCQF level: 07:
SCQF credit value: 20.00
ECTS credit value: 10

Module code: LMD07106
Module leader: Kendall Richards
School School of Arts and Creative Industries
Subject area group: Media and Screen
Prerequisites

There are no pre-requisites for this module to be added


Description of module content:

The module begins with exercises to help identify current study skill approaches and preferred learning styles. Some basic IT and Library Skills may be provided to get students started. A broad understanding of the academic environment will be developed and skills to enable students to develop as learners will be introduced. Students will develop and demonstrate the key skills of effective learning in a higher education setting such as note-taking and making skills, effective communication and group activity and writing. Opportunities will be given to practice these skills in authentic and discipline specific activities such as a group project involving a presentation.

Learning Outcomes for module:

LO1: Demonstrate an effective, independent and active approach to learning.
LO2: Develop an awareness of what is involved in participating in Higher Education.
LO3: Prepare and deliver a group oral presentation, using visual aids and observing strictness of timing to a given brief.
LO4: Demonstrate the ability to work cooperatively with others.

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