Student Central is an academic support programme for students at Maynooth University with additional learning needs.

The Student Central team of Assistant Psychologists from the National Learning Network have created this collection of online video guides and resources designed to help you learn useful skills and strategies to reach your academic potential. See if any of these recommendations could work for you by playing the videos, checking out the links and taking a few notes. Then give the strategies a try!

Notetaking
Time Management 
Socially Connecting Online 
Maintaining Motivation
Transitioning to College

Study Skills
Academic Writing
Presentation Skills
Managing Stress
Preparing for Exams

 

   
 

Notetaking 

Note Taking and Note Making Video (13 minutes)

 

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Time Management 

Time Management Video (29 minutes)

 

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Socially Connecting Online 

Socially Connecting (25 minutes)

 

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Maintaining Motivation

 Maintaining Motivation Video (29 mins)

 

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Transitioning to College

Transitioning to College Video (26 minutes)

 

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Study Skills

Study Skills Video (30 minutes)

 

 

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Academic Writing

Academic Writing Video (25 mins)

 

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Presentation Skills

Presentation and Group Work Skills Video (25 mins)

 

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Managing Stress

Managing Stress Video (33 mins)

 

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Preparing for Exams

Preparing for Exams Video (40 mins)

 

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