Independent Learning - video

Video (4 mins max) and range of tutorial resources to help students become more in control of their learning

Video is no more than 4 mins in length. Start with the video then move into a discussion about independence. There are summary slides at the end of the video to prompt a discussion.

The tutorial resources include:

1 Barriers to learning - which ones can you control and which ones are hard to control

2 Cartoon to teach independent learning - hours in, friends you keep, normalisation of study hours

3 Finding helpful digital resources to help students learn independently e.g. podcasts

4 Rate your own independent learning skills

5 Personal statement checklist of independent learning skills to consider how they can shape their eventual UCAS reference.

6 Wider resources checklist - textbooks, revision guides etc.