Keys to Success: R Unit
The Keys to Success program is delivered by LTC’s teacher librarians Mondays 12:35-1:30pm. Hone your key academic skills right from the start of your time at LTC!
The 11 sessions (delivered through a mix of face to face and online/independent instruction) are spread out over a term and provide you with the key skills required to achieve your best outcomes while studying.
Session content includes:
|Tackling Assignments||Hints and tips to help you get started on your assessment tasks in the best way possible.|
|Referencing:||In-text and end-text, models used at LTC|
|Taking and making notes:||Effective strategies to improve your marks|
|Effective online search strategies:||Use search engines and databases like a professional.|
|Evaluating websites:||How to discern between useful and ‘dodgy’ content|
|Digital Footprint/Cybersafety/Creative Commons||What does your digital profile say about you? How do you keep yourself safe online? Do you know how to correctly use images you find online?|
|Curation tools and tagging||Be smart about storing your online notes and resources with this selection of tools.|
Student feedback, “Keys to Success”:
“Not only does it teach you skills for school, but it teaches you skills for life. “
“Mum made me come to the first session but it was actually quite helpful…other sessions have helped with my work despite the fact that I knew a lot about the content covered. “
How do I enrol?
- Just drop in on a Monday lunchtime!
- Visit Holly or Lori (LTC teacher librarians) in the LTC Library
- Email firstname.lastname@example.org OR email@example.com to enrol in the next available session.
Sessions are held in the LTC Library, Upstairs Seminar Room.