MOOC: Learning How to Learn: Powerful mental tools to help you master tough subjects | Coursera

This course gives you easy access to the invaluable learning techniques used by experts in art, music, literature, math, science, sports, and many other disciplines. We’ll learn about the how the brain uses two very different learning modes and how it encapsulates (“chunks”) information. We’ll also cover illusions of learning, memory techniques, dealing with procrastination, and best practices shown by research to be most effective in helping you master tough subjects.

 

 

Source: www.coursera.org

Ultimately teachers strive to help their students ‘learn how to learn’.  This is the topic of a free online course from Coursera. 

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