Apps for people who experience Anxiety or Sensory Sensitivity

Who might this blog post be useful for?: People with sensory sensitivity, phobias, sleep disorders, anxiety or tinnitus. What study skills challenges can this app help you overcome?: Anxiety, sensory sensitivity or phobias that impact upon wellbeing and ability to manage Continue reading Apps for people who experience Anxiety or Sensory Sensitivity

How to use the Cornell Note Taking method: Two column notes

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Who might this technique be useful for?: Anyone who wants to improve their note taking skills, especially those who are looking for ways to increase their memory retention and confidence in lectures. What study skills challenges can this app help Continue reading How to use the Cornell Note Taking method: Two column notes

Recording audio and creating notes from lectures- Sonocent Audio Notetaker for PC

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Who might this software be useful for?: Anyone who experiences difficulties trying to focus in long lectures or struggles with multitasking, for example taking in information, processing it and writing notes all at once. What study skills challenges can this Continue reading Recording audio and creating notes from lectures- Sonocent Audio Notetaker for PC

ClaroRead Speak- increase your ‘reading speed’ and comprehension by turning text based files into audio

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Who might this blog post be useful for?: Anyone who finds reading printed text challenging, including individuals who want to increase their reading comprehension and reduce the amount of time it takes to ‘read’ an academic text. This software is also useful Continue reading ClaroRead Speak- increase your ‘reading speed’ and comprehension by turning text based files into audio

ClaroRead – Capture and organise your research with the ClaroCapture tool

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ClaroCapture, which is part of the ClaroRead package that is available on capmus, is a study skills tool which lets you capture text and images from different locations into one “ClaroCapture project”. This allows you to gather information in preparation Continue reading ClaroRead – Capture and organise your research with the ClaroCapture tool