Being Successful In College
Seven tips for successful university
The university is a modern world for new students. In addition to changing modes of learning, organization, and the amount of work, students are often far from his home environment, has a wider and personal autonomy and must be well-organized and caring of its business.
The goal of each student is graduating with good evaluations, to facilitate their employ ability and achieve its ambitions. Based on reality, the seven following tips will help students be more successful university studies:
Choose your field of study:
Successful orientation is a prerequisite for successful university career. The decision to choose a discipline in which we can easily fit should be taken hastily or left to chance. The choice must satisfy several conditions: be motivated and choose a field of study that you are passionate, well determine your career goal, regardless of previous school, personality, interests and attitudes. Studying for love and vocation is one guarantees your success.
Have ambition and courage:
Be ambitious, courageous and optimistic, and indicate what you want to do and be (be realistic!). If ambition is a generative force of motivation, and courage, is the weapon to deal with various obstacles, hope this one true power source that we cleared the path. The student must always arm themselves with the triplet: ambition - Courage - Hope to make it a tool of success and excellence.
Overcoming language barriers:
The fact that most of the disciplines of higher education are taught, the student is obliged to master this language from the first months of his academic career, through intensive training in parallel. The student is expected to adopt a robust schedule of training to improve its ability to communication and language skills, by opening up to other languages (especially English). If language is the medium of knowledge, his mastery further facilitates both the acquisition of knowledge and access to the world of employment.
Managing your time:
Time is what is most precious and once lost it is impossible to recover. We must therefore organize and plan activities. The revisions must be made on time, and the solution "to postpone" is avoided. Be efficient, and looking for the right time ratio / competence (differs from one person to another, and depends on our will, living conditions, legal status ...), and try to drop the pleasure of work, of review. You must be a master of your time, and avoid parasites (visiting a friend, family problem ...) especially during periods of exam preparation.
Never miss a course except in case of necessity. Even if you are a course material, always try to take notes and highlight important points raised by Professor. Attend the course is far from being limited to physical presence, but rather, concentrate and listen carefully. If ever you have difficulty understanding some of course, do not hesitate to ask your teacher.
Not to be locked:
Give priority to their studies should not affect the pace of a balanced normal life of the student. Pay attention to your physical and psychological health and exercise regularly other parallel activities (sports, leisure, associative action ...). On the other hand, devote time to study is not satisfactory to ensure your success professional and social, then try to attend seminars, conferences, meetings ... to enrich your relationship network (winners, professors, experts, entrepreneurs ... ), and also stay tuned for news and reports of your socio-economic environment (learn daily) through various means: the Internet, TV, Radio, Newspapers ...
Working in groups:
Get ready to conquer the labor market, in which you will require to carry out your mission in close interaction with your organization (managers, staff, customers, users ...). Learn while working in groups gradually, to develop or consolidate his open mind.
This forces the group members to communicate to defend themselves and convince others, and their ability to: share their views, challenge their ideas, be justified by arguments, learn to cooperate ... it's training in the conduct of disparities between group members, disagreements see conflicts arising.
Avoid selfishness and individualism, and the maximum share documents and information regarding your training with your colleagues. This exchange will be an asset to any promotion.