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Tips for Success


Equipment:
Purchase textbooks, install plugins

Organization:
Create and stick to a schedule
Set goals and reward yourself when you meet them
Avoid procrastination by not finishing tasks at the last minute

Environment:
Set up a comfortable, clutter-free and quiet learning space free of distractions

Communication:
Be an active participant by initiating and participating in class discussion
Regularly check Blackboard for email, discussion topics, and instructor's memos

Support:
Study with other students
Take advantage of Fordham's support services

Visit eLearner's Back to School "Survival Guide": The Online Learner's Edition for more tips


Learning Resources:


Strategies for Note Taking

Developing Goals
Help for Sustaining Concentration
Effective Habits for Effective Study
Tips for Better Test Taking
Study Guides and Strategies
AdultStudent.com

Fordham Links:


Library

Bookstore
Disability Services
Writing Center


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