ZSS-05000 Get a Grip on your Studies


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Course coordinator(s)ing. A Teunissen MSc
VL van Berlo MSc
S Ransijn-Prickaerts MSc
Lecturer(s)VL van Berlo MSc
ing. A Teunissen MSc
S Ransijn-Prickaerts MSc
Examiner(s)S Ransijn-Prickaerts MSc
VL van Berlo MSc
ing. A Teunissen MSc

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Note: This course has a maximum number of participants. You can register for the course after the deadline by sending an email to studyskills@wur.nl, but you can only be admitted when the maximum number of participants has not been reached.

This training is designed to give international BSc- and MSc-students insight in their study approach. Students learn about different study techniques and strategies, prioritizing and time management. In addition, attention will be given to taking exams, dealing with procrastination and stress. The training offers insights and tools to make choices and set priorities that contribute to that what students really want to achieve in relation to their studies. 

Learning outcomes:

After successful completion of this training, the student is expected to be able to:
- make effective schedules based on your priorities/goals in the short and long term;
- use different study techniques (reading techniques, using notes, schedules, etc.);
- approach different exams (multiple choice, open questions, open source, oral);
- tackle procrastination and deal with stress.


Explanation of theories, practical assignments, discussion, reflection and feedback.


No examination.


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