Study Skills Seminar: Leaving Cert Course 2

DESCRIPTION

Saturday 2 September 2017
4th 5th & 6th Year Study Skills

All students know the importance of developing good study and revision techniques. The earlier in the year that you develop these skills and implement them in to your study routine the more effective they will be.

This 4th 5th & 6th Year Study Skills Seminar is designed to help students improve their study technique, advising them on how best to approach and manage their workload, helping them to develop good time management skills and improve their organisational capability.

2nd and 3rd year students:
Monday 21 & Tuesday 22 August 2017>>
Saturday 2 September 2017>>
Saturday 16 September 2017>>

4th / 5th / 6th year students:
Wednesday 23 & Thursday 24 August 2017>>
Saturday 2 September 2017>>
Sunday 17 September 2017>>

SUBJECTS

The Study Skills Seminar covers the following topics:

  • Effective classroom skills
  • Improving concentration
  • Motivating yourself
  • Setting Goals
  • Effective revision skills
  • Taking and making Notes
  • How to do better homework
  • Revision techniques
  • Exam techniques
  • Health and Study
  • Memory techniques

TIMETABLE

DATETIME
Saturday 2 September 20172.30am – 6.30pm (4 hours )

FEES

FEES€155

Please note:

  • Laser/Credit Card payments accepted
  • Credit cards are subject to a handling fee of 1.85% of the course price.  Debit cards are not subject to this fee
  • 10% reduction for two or more members of the same family – please contact our office to avail – of this discount
  • NO REFUND OF FEES
  • Fees are non-transferable

FAQ

Q: Can I be admitted to class without my card?
A: NO CARD, NO CLASS. It is every student’s personal responsibility to ensure they have their card with them each time they attend classes at the Institute. We have the right to refuse admission to any student who does not comply with this regulation. A day pass costs €10. A replacement card costs €20.

Q: Is there a place I can get lunch?
A: Yes, we have an onsite canteen serving a variety of sandwiches and drinks. Also, locally, there are sandwich bars and shops.

Q: Are the classes conducted ‘lecture style’ or are students free to ask questions?
A: Our teachers are very approachable and students are free to ask questions.

Q: My son/daughter is unwell and cannot attend.  Can I have a refund?
A: No, there are no refunds.  However, if you return the student’s admission card to us immediately, along with a short letter of explanation, at the discretion of management, a credit note can be put on the student’s file for future use or for use by a sibling.

Q: My son/daughter cannot attended the course.  Can we buy the notes?
A: No. Teaching is a central part of all our courses. The notes are to facilitate recall and revision of the day’s work covered by the teacher.

Q: Am I entitled to the notes from classes that I was absent from?
A: Yes, however you must deal directly with your teacher in relation to this. Administration staff do not have access to class notes.

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