Information & Study Skills

Online Information and Study Skills Courses

Being able to find the information that you need from a reliable source and then be able to assess its value is a key skill and developing your own study skills is central to becoming an independent learner. Writing skills are central to your success at Northampton College and developing your IT skills is vital for your studies as well as future employment.

The Library can offer support within any of the following areas. Click on any of the topics below to go to the Information and Study Skills Moodle page which includes Study Smart courses for each topic as well as activities, PowerPoint presentations and useful information leaflets.

Study Smart is a self-paced programme will guide you through all of the important elements you need to develop your Information & Study Skills, and if you pass the module, you’ll be awarded a badge!

Challenge yourself today by visiting the Library's Moodle page.

One-to-one support

The Library's Academic support team are available to help you with developing your writing, computer, information and study skills. They are here to help you on your path to independent learning. If you need help with any of the areas listed above please talk to an Academic Librarian or Learning Facilitator.

Please note that access to Learning Facilitators is via appointment only, either in person or remotely. Please email library@northamptoncollege.ac.uk with information on which areas or topics you would like help with. We will then arrange an appointment with you as soon as possible.