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GPS Unit 3

Acquiring Knowledge
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Marissa Grobbelaar

on 1 April 2014

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Unit 3
Acquiring Knowledge


“Man is not weak – knowledge is more than equivalent to force.
The master of mechanics laughs at strength” (Samuel Johnson)
“They know enough who know how to learn” (Henry Adams)
“Knowledge is power” (Francis Bacon)
By the end of this unit you should be able to:
Learning Outcomes
Describing your specific study methods
Choosing an effective note taking technique
Practicing the question method
Know how to prepare for exams
Describe what brain based learning is

Explain how the memory process works

Identify your learning style

Enhance your study skills by:
Activity 3.1
How the
How do I remember?
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Remember to make notes while you watch
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...your preferred way of getting information into your brain and retrieving it later on.
Preference forms from past experiences, past choices, past learning, and past subject interests as well as other things such as previous skills.
Develops because of a self-reinforcing pattern.
The more you use a style the more comfortable you become with it, and the easier it is for you to implement it.
What is my learning style?
There is no barrier for you using or learning another style; just that by habit, you don't use it.
Not all learning styles are equally effective in all disciplines.
The most successful students are those who are flexible, they asses their course, they assess their material, and what they are learning, and change their learning style as appropriate.
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http://www.vark-learn.com/english/page.asp?p=questionnaire

Learning activity 3.3
VARK questionnaire
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IT IS NOT LEARNING ABILITY

Reflect critically on your note taking during the videos – how could you improve this?
Enhancing your study skills
Learning activities 3.5 – 3.8
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Sharing your learning
Share the 3 most useful things you learned in this section
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Why do students get confused?
What should you feed your brain?
How can you adapt the triangle technique to your study environment?
Learning activity 3.2
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Visual learners like graphics
Diagrams
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Learn by doing
Learn by reading or writing
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Do you know what your learning style is?
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...listen
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