The Role of Learning & Skill Support
Learning & Skill Support at Capilano University provides group and individual support to help students build personalized strategies that are transferable across courses and future career.
Learning & Skill Support provides a variety of services on campus, including:
- Study Skills Workshops
- One-on-one Learning Skills appointments
- Study Skills Handouts
- The Learning Lab
- Mistake Space
- Mindset Matters Workshops
- Mindset Moments
Study Skills Workshops
Every term, the Learning & Skill Support offers a variety of study skills workshops. These workshops are free of charge and cover topics such as:
- Time Management
- Academic Reading
- Lecture Note-Taking
- Review Techniques
- Exam Prep/Exam Writing
- Giving Oral Presentations.
Discover how to prioritize tasks in order to achieve your goals.
Become an active reader. Learn how to retain more information by reading with a purpose.
Develop an effective note-taking system.
Learn how to apply simple review techniques that will help you learn the material.
Discover how to assess your individual learning process and develop preparation techniques that improve results.
Learn how to plan and deliver compelling presentations.
One-on-one Learning Skills appointments
The Learning Services Advisor is available to meet with students on an individual basis, to discuss their academic concerns, goals or difficulties.
To book an appointment, drop by the Learning Commons. Students can also email at firstname.lastname@example.org or call at 604 986 1911 ext. 2510.