Chapter 1: Studying

Here is a general introduction to study and exam skills
("Online Academic Skills Resources." University of New South Wales, Oct. 2010. Web. 16 May 2011)

We hope that this study skills programme will prove to be helpful for you.

Chapter 1: Studying

This chapter can give you an idea of what you need to focus on in study skills. Being able to reflect on your study habits is important if you want to improve. Make it a habit to pay attention to how you can learn to become more efficient.

A. Approaches to studying

Locus of control- a psychological concept about feelings of control over your life: are you in control? Or are you being controlled by factors outside you?

This tutorial can give you information about psychological issues involved in approaches to studying. The concept of 'locus of control' is described in relation to education and it may be useful for students (and teachers) to know what factors can influence efficient learning.
("Do you have the power to succeed?" Miami University, Ohio USA, April 2006. Web. 30 May 2011)

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