Study Skills Workshops

workshops for undergrad students

These workshops are led by Peer Assisted Learning (PAL) peer mentors: students just like you, who want to share their knowledge of how to study in University. 

Some of the workshops typically offered are

  • Getting started at the University
  • Time management
  • Reading and notetaking
  • Study skills and learning styles
  • Writing exams

Study skills workshops are offered from September to November, as well as January to March.

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If you experience difficulties registering for an event, please contact the ULC

Mar
Mon
9

Presenting with Poise

Study Skills Workshop with Anika M., Peer Mentor, PAL Program
10:00 AM to 10:50 AM

MURRAY 102

Join this workshop, where Anika will present strategies and provide tips on how to prepare for and give presentations. During this workshop you'll have a chance to share your experiences and ask questions of Anika and the group.
Mar
Mon
9

Time Management

Study Skills Workshop with Masooma B., University Learning Centre
1:30 PM to 2:20 PM

MURRAY 102

Does it seem like there is never enough time in the day to accomplish your goals and especially during the midterms? This workshop is designed to give you an overview of the tips and strategies that can be used to achieve effective time management. Some of the ideas that will be covered include creating a schedule, goal setting and techniques to de-stress during exams so that you can work smarter and improve productivity!
Mar
Mon
9

Time Management - 2nd offering

Study Skills Workshop with Masooma B., University Learning Centre
2:30 PM to 3:20 PM

MURRAY 102

Does it seem like there is never enough time in the day to accomplish your goals and especially during the midterms? This workshop is designed to give you an overview of the tips and strategies that can be used to achieve effective time management. Some of the ideas that will be covered include creating a schedule, goal setting and techniques to de-stress during exams so that you can work smarter and improve productivity!
Mar
Thu
12

Writing University Exams

Study Skills Workshop with Lexi B., Peer Mentor, PAL Program
3:00 PM to 3:50 PM

MURRAY 102

Get ahead on your exams! Come to this workshop and learn how to manage your study time and prepare for final exams.
Mar
Mon
16

Writing University Exams

Study Skills Workshop with Anika M., Peer Mentor, PAL Program
10:00 AM to 10:50 AM

MURRAY G3

Join Study Skills Peer Mentor Anika in this workshop to learn some tips and strategies to prepare for and write university exams.
Mar
Wed
18

Improving your memory and metacognition

Study Skills Workshop with Stephanie P., Peer Mentor, PAL Program
1:30 PM to 2:20 PM

MURRAY G3

In this workshop we will take a look at memory, attention, cognition, and metacognition, and learn how it making simple study habit changes can help to improve your performance on exams. During the workshop, a number of concepts will be covered including shallow and deep processing, sensory, working, and long term memory and mnemonics.
Mar
Mon
23

Techniques and Tips for Writing Multiple Choice Exams

Study Skills Workshop with Jeff B., Peer Mentor, PAL Program
2:30 PM to 3:20 PM

MURRAY 102

This workshop will cover some general approaches and methods to help improve exam scores on multiple choice style exams.
Mar
Thu
26

Evaluate your Exam Preparation

Study Skills Workshop with Sehar P., Peer Mentor, PAL Program
12:00 PM to 12:50 PM

MURRAY 102

Do you want to get a head start on finals or just prepare for those concept challenging quizzes? Are you able to set up a schedule for your study time this weekend? Can the way you study be improved? Attend this interactive workshop and learn some effective and efficient step-by-step ways to enhance your study skills and get you ready for any exams!