Keys to Success: R Unit
The Keys to Success program is delivered by LTC’s teacher librarians Terms 1-3, Mondays 12:35-1:30pm. Get ahead of the crowd right from the start of your time at LTC!
The 12 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||Some handy hints and tips to get you started when you first receive an assessment task. Learn about the ‘research river’ as part of this session.|
|Curation tools and tagging||Be smart about storing your online notes and resources with this selection of tools.|
|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/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?|
|Library orientation:||Fabulous resources we’ve got for you|
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 and all the other sessions have helped with my work despite the fact that I knew a lot about the content covered. “
How do I enrol?
- 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, Downstairs Seminar Room.