Skills Earth Sciences

Forethought: Before you start studying

Learning outcomes

At the end of this chapter you will be able to:

  • Presented with a learning task, analyse and clearly understand the learning task and its cognitive and behavioural requirements
  • Choose which learning strategies are effective in achieving learning task
  • Formulate your own (SMART) study goals based on learning task and chosen learning strategies
  • Make a study plan based on defined SMART study goals