Take Better Notes

Student with pencil and notepadNote-taking skills are integral to being a successful student at the university level.

Taking notes can help you get to the meaning of a lecture, in addition to boosting your ability to learn, understand, and remember ideas and facts. Good notes will represent your thinking, your questioning, and your reaction to the lecture.

At the end of this tutorial, you will be able to:

  • Describe the purpose for taking lecture notes
  • Define strategies for note-taking