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Student Learning Centre (SLC)

Student Learning Centre

Study Skills

Study skills are the skills you need to succeed in your program and cope with the demands of college. Solid study skills provide a foundation for academic success. Study skills include skills such as the following:

  • Reading textbooks
  • Note-taking
  • Test-taking
  • Time management and organization

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One-on-One Appointment

Do you want to enhance your study practices and explore techniques that will help you with your learning? One-on-one guidance and coaching can help you improve things like your time management, note-taking or other study practices.

Coaching sessions become available a week in advance. You can book a maximum of 1 session per day and a total of 2 sessions per week. If no sessions are displayed in the list, they have all been booked. Check tomorrow to see new sessions.

Note: Study Skills coaching will start the week of September 13th, 2021


These workshops will give you new strategies to approach your courses and the opportunity to share ideas and experiences with other students.

For rules and expectations, please read our policies on the Coaching Lab home page.

Additional Study Skills Services at Algonquin

Cancelling Your Session

Cancellations: If you need to cancel a coaching session, use the cancellation link in your confirmation email. If you do not have your confirmation email, cancel using the Session Cancellation Form.

What You Should Know Before Your Session

Online Resources