• Share
  • Email
  • Embed
  • Like
  • Save
  • Private Content
Taking Notes
 

Taking Notes

on

  • 180 views

 

Statistics

Views

Total Views
180
Views on SlideShare
180
Embed Views
0

Actions

Likes
0
Downloads
1
Comments
0

0 Embeds 0

No embeds

Accessibility

Upload Details

Uploaded via as Microsoft PowerPoint

Usage Rights

© All Rights Reserved

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Processing…
Post Comment
Edit your comment

    Taking Notes Taking Notes Presentation Transcript

    • TAKING NOTES
    • Why Take Notes? Focuses your attention on the lecture content Makes studying easier Information retention is greater for note takers GS 101
    • GS 101Three Common Note-Taking SystemsThe Outline TechniqueThe Cornell SystemThe Mapping System
    • The Outline Technique Organizes information using:  Headings and subheadings  Hierarchical order Best Practice:  Write down information during the lecture  Organize into an outline after the lecture GS 101
    • The Cornell System Divide page into two vertical sections  Section A: questions about information in Section B  Section B: actual notes from lecture Can be modified to include a third section across the bottom of the page  Section C: additional summary comments  Referred to as a “T System” because it resembles an upside-down T GS 101
    • The Mapping System Pictures of information Illustrates relationships GS 101
    • If you get lost while takingnotes Politely ask the instructor to repeat the information or slow down If the instructor is unable repeat or slow down  Leave a blank space with a question mark where the missed  information should appear  Obtain the missed information from the instructor or a classmate after class GS 101
    • Using your laptop Set up your computer prior to class Be respectful of other students; some might be annoyed by the tapping of keys Do not worry about spelling or grammar; these can be corrected later Set tabs for specific note-taking systems prior to class GS 101
    • Use the system that works foryou! GS 101