Learning Strategies-Learning How to Learn

Code: OLRN2190

Course description

This course is designed to help you better understand how YOU learn - and how YOU can "learn better". It explores the various aspects of our brain, short and long-term memory, working memory, executive functions...The various learning styles we use - and how to effectively use them are presented. The key role that motivation plays in learning is developed. You will also learn about highly effective learning, reading, writing, organizational and study strategies. This very hands-on course will benefit you and the children with whom you work.

Course details

Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None

Notice for general electives

If you are pursuing a diploma or advanced diploma, contact Jen Matthews at 519-748-5220 ext. 3265, prior to registering to ensure that your selection is eligible for your program.

Credit transfer

Have you taken this course or an equivalent course?
Contact the Credit Transfer Office.


Registration dates

Not all courses are offered each term.

Winter 2021 registration opens November 2, 2020. Spring 2021 registration opens February 1, 2021.