Techniques for effective note taking and note making
For questions about note taking and note making you can attend an ASA drop in, every Wednesday 1 - 3pm in the library. Click here for more information.
This session focuses on why we make notes, the difference between note taking and note making, and the various ways you can produce notes effectively.
By the end of the session you will have:
Learnt the difference between note-taking and note-making
Considered the value of note-making and why it could help at university
Developed an awareness of different note-making styles
Tried out a note-taking style and evaluated this in groups
An overview of how any note-making style can be made more effective
Outline of Session
Class to consider when and why we make notes
Explain difference between note taking and making
Provide overview of note styles
Students to select a style and try it out while listening to 4-minute ‘mini-lecture’
Student evaluate the style in groups using poster paper. Feedback to class.
Discuss and share tips for note-making.