By Sian Maslin-Prothero RN RM DipN(Lond) Cert Ed
No matter if the reader is a primary time scholar or returning to review, pre- and post-registration nursing can appear very daunting. This ebook is helping scholars get the main from learning and indicates find out how to turn into a winning learner. The textual content concentrates on sensible abilities, offering actions, mirrored image issues, case experiences and annotations for additional studying to force domestic key thoughts. the majority of the booklet is constructed from 3 sections:fundamental learn talents, writing and getting to know, and getting ready assignments. There also are a few helpful appendices together with an easy advisor to reference and quotation platforms.
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On a separate sheet of paper, jot down some of the concerns you have anticipated experiencing. Keep this so you can refer to it as your course progresses. 28 Learning skills and learning styles Some of the concerns you have identified may be: • financial insecurity; • meeting new people; • reduced time available for family and friends; • making time for study; • not understanding the course and/or the academic language used by your teachers and peers. Ch 1 A new course is exciting; however, it is going to bring about a change in your life.
Make a note if they are mentioned in any presentations made by the staff during your introduction to the university. • Listen to other students; they may recommend someone who has worked with them to overcome a problem. References 21 Continued » See if there are any clubs or societies that you want to join. They are a good way of making friends and meeting people who share common interests. It is always worthwhile attending orientation sessions and picking up handbooks. You may not need to contact any of these people straight away but it is useful to know who and where they are in case you require their services in the future.
Prefers to listen and observe others debating and discussing issues. • Would choose to work independently of others. They are likely to prefer lectures. The Pragmatist • Likes linking theory with practice. • Enjoys problem-solving. • Appreciates the opportunity to develop practical skills. The pragmatist will enjoy those learning experiences that involve problem-solving activities, practical sessions, clinical experiences and work-based projects. The Theorist • Enjoys theories and models. • Thrives on problem-solving, which involves understanding and making sense of complex issues.