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How to do your higher
studies effectively
Compiled By
Aurora Computer Studies
(auoracs.lk)
1
Agenda
1. Identify the objectives
2. The strategy
3. Pick the fitting career path
4. Study effectively
5. The result
Auror...
The objectives
• Make you critical/rational thinking,
independent and responsible citizen
• Facilitate a professional care...
Aurora Computer Studies
(www.auroracs.lk)
4
Aurora Computer Studies
(www.auroracs.lk)
5
“The world economy no longer rewards
people just for what they know. Google
kn...
The strategy
• Identify the fitting career path
• Pick the right study stream
• Study smart to gain required
knowledge, co...
The right career
Aurora Computer Studies
(www.auroracs.lk)
7
Study effectively - idea
• Have decent objective(s)
• Plan and manage
• Study smart (& not hard)
• Study and fun should no...
“The more you understand,
The less to remember
& happier you are…”
Aurora Computer Studies
(www.auroracs.lk)
9
Study effectively – how?
• Understanding is the key
• Never loose the big context
• Identify the connections between
conce...
Seek knowledge…
Aurora Computer Studies
(www.auroracs.lk)
11
Mind maps organize knowledge
Aurora Computer Studies
(www.auroracs.lk)
12
Study effectively – how?
• You are in information age..
o Use online tutorials
o Read e-books
o Use YouTube
• If a picture...
“Teachers open the doer,
but you must enter by
yourself.”
- Zen proverb
Aurora Computer Studies
(www.auroracs.lk)
14
Aurora Study Model
Aurora Computer Studies
(www.auroracs.lk)
15

The effect
Aurora Computer Studies
(www.auroracs.lk)
16
Year 3
Year 2
Year 1
Confident/Relax/Happy
Less burden
The Result
Aurora Computer Studies
(www.auroracs.lk)
17
"We are what we repeatedly do.
Excellence, then, is not an act,
but a habit."
~ Aristotle.
Aurora Computer Studies
(www.au...
What loosers do
• Choose wrong career path
• Picking wrong field of study
• Your aim is to get mere paper
qualification
• ...

Reality of loosers
Aurora Computer Studies
(www.auroracs.lk)
20
Year 3
Year 2
Year 1
Stress/Frustration/Fear
More Burden
What loosers do (cont.)
• Passively collect notes etc.. during
the study period and cramming only
near exams
• Try to memo...
Outcomes for the looser
• If you manage to pass all the
hurdles
o A certificate to show off (Ego)
o Tiredness/stress/frust...
Thank You !
Presented by
Aurora Computer Studies
(auoracs.lk)
Aurora Computer Studies
(www.auroracs.lk)
23
Contact Information
Premier Study Center
Aurora Computer Studies,
Summerset College,
# 135, 3rd Floor,
DFCC Building,
High...
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  1. 1. How to do your higher studies effectively Compiled By Aurora Computer Studies (auoracs.lk) 1
  2. 2. Agenda 1. Identify the objectives 2. The strategy 3. Pick the fitting career path 4. Study effectively 5. The result Aurora Computer Studies (www.auroracs.lk) 2
  3. 3. The objectives • Make you critical/rational thinking, independent and responsible citizen • Facilitate a professional career that provide earnings for living • Serve the society and live a satisfied & enjoyable life Aurora Computer Studies (www.auroracs.lk) 3
  4. 4. Aurora Computer Studies (www.auroracs.lk) 4
  5. 5. Aurora Computer Studies (www.auroracs.lk) 5 “The world economy no longer rewards people just for what they know. Google knows everything. The world economy rewards people for what they can do with what they know. “
  6. 6. The strategy • Identify the fitting career path • Pick the right study stream • Study smart to gain required knowledge, competencies & skills Aurora Computer Studies (www.auroracs.lk) 6
  7. 7. The right career Aurora Computer Studies (www.auroracs.lk) 7
  8. 8. Study effectively - idea • Have decent objective(s) • Plan and manage • Study smart (& not hard) • Study and fun should not be mutually exclusive Aurora Computer Studies (www.auroracs.lk) 8
  9. 9. “The more you understand, The less to remember & happier you are…” Aurora Computer Studies (www.auroracs.lk) 9
  10. 10. Study effectively – how? • Understanding is the key • Never loose the big context • Identify the connections between concepts • Study in brain friendly ways o Use mind maps effectively • Study actively o Passively reading a note vs making a mind-map or developing a web page/program Aurora Computer Studies (www.auroracs.lk) 10
  11. 11. Seek knowledge… Aurora Computer Studies (www.auroracs.lk) 11
  12. 12. Mind maps organize knowledge Aurora Computer Studies (www.auroracs.lk) 12
  13. 13. Study effectively – how? • You are in information age.. o Use online tutorials o Read e-books o Use YouTube • If a picture worth thousand words, a video worth millions of pictures ! o Use online forums, social media to collaborate with others in learning Aurora Computer Studies (www.auroracs.lk) 13
  14. 14. “Teachers open the doer, but you must enter by yourself.” - Zen proverb Aurora Computer Studies (www.auroracs.lk) 14
  15. 15. Aurora Study Model Aurora Computer Studies (www.auroracs.lk) 15
  16. 16.  The effect Aurora Computer Studies (www.auroracs.lk) 16 Year 3 Year 2 Year 1 Confident/Relax/Happy Less burden
  17. 17. The Result Aurora Computer Studies (www.auroracs.lk) 17
  18. 18. "We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit." ~ Aristotle. Aurora Computer Studies (www.auroracs.lk) 18
  19. 19. What loosers do • Choose wrong career path • Picking wrong field of study • Your aim is to get mere paper qualification • Expecting a job merely for paper qualifications (i.e. certificates) Aurora Computer Studies (www.auroracs.lk) 19 
  20. 20.  Reality of loosers Aurora Computer Studies (www.auroracs.lk) 20 Year 3 Year 2 Year 1 Stress/Frustration/Fear More Burden
  21. 21. What loosers do (cont.) • Passively collect notes etc.. during the study period and cramming only near exams • Try to memorize more & more.. • Vomit whatever memorized in the exams • Curse the examiners etc.. till the results comes Aurora Computer Studies (www.auroracs.lk) 21 
  22. 22. Outcomes for the looser • If you manage to pass all the hurdles o A certificate to show off (Ego) o Tiredness/stress/frustration o Bad attitude o More uncertain/confused knowledge o Lack of confidence o Go after politicians etc.. for sympathy & favors Aurora Computer Studies (www.auroracs.lk) 22 
  23. 23. Thank You ! Presented by Aurora Computer Studies (auoracs.lk) Aurora Computer Studies (www.auroracs.lk) 23
  24. 24. Contact Information Premier Study Center Aurora Computer Studies, Summerset College, # 135, 3rd Floor, DFCC Building, High Level Road, Maharagama. 0115 690 290 City Study Center Aurora Computer Studies, Summerset College, # 88/2, 2nd Floor, BOC Building, High Level Road, Kirulapone, Colombo 06 0703 001 010 For further details and enquiries : Call - 0719 842030 E-mail – info@auroracs.lk Web - www.auroracs.lk/bit Aurora Computer Studies www.auroracs.lk 24

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