Study Skills Workshops for Nursing Students - FALL 2010
The Learning Enhancement Center offers free study skills workshops on a variety of topics designed to help you improve skills that are important to help you improve skills needed to be successful in the Department of Nursing. These sessions are open to any UNCP nursing student (pre-nursing or pre-licensure).
Note: Registration is strongly recommended. Please complete the online registration form to register for the workshops.
TIME MANAGEMENT & GOALS
This workshop will help students learn techniques and strategies to which will aid in the creation of an individualized time management system. Topics of discussion will include how to overcome procrastination, goal setting and learning to say "NO!" Information presented at each session will be identical so students need only register for one session.
TEST PREP & TEST TAKING for Pre-Licensure Students
Attend this workshop to learn strategies that will help you prepare for and take beginning-level nursing tests. Attendees will learn about preparing for tests, test taking strategies and tools. Practice questions will be used to help attendees apply newly acquired strategies. Information presented in each session will be identical so students need only register for one session.
PRINCIPLES OF READING & NOTE-TAKING
Learn the PRR(Preview, Read, Recall) and PQRST (Preview, Question, Read, Self-Recite, Test) methods for increasing reading efficiency. Attendees will also learn about effective note-taking. Information presented at each session will be idential so students need only register for one session.
General APA formatting guidelines and citation of sources are discussed. Students will be introduced to online resources and tools for grammar, style and writing. Those currently working on a paper may bring questions to be answered during the session so that all may benefit from the information.
Nursing school is STRESSFUL! Come and learn some stress and relaxation techniques to improve your coping. No registration is required for this lunch-time meeting. Just bring your lunch, your questions and your stress. Sessions will be led by Mr. Mark Schwarze of the UNCP Counseling and Testing Center on the following dates and times:
DOSAGE CALCULATIONS PREPARATION
Practice calculations in preparation for NUR 3150
Practice calculations in preparation for NUR 4350
Practice calculations in preparation for NUR 3450
Practice Calculations in preparation for NUR 4450
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