Learner Success Services

Workshops

Need help with organization? Want to study smarter? Check out our workshops at the Academic Success Centre.


The Academic Success Centre offers a number of workshops that can help you get organized, learn how to study smarter, and get ready for your exams. Many of our workshops also have a recording available if you can't come in person. Click on the title of a workshop below to get more information, and to register to attend.

Workshops Information

This workshop is designed for new students to Bow Valley College.

Attend Learning Boot Camp to sharpen your study, learning, and organizational skills!  Learn how to balance work, life, and school while connecting with students, staff, and campus services.

At this one day workshop, you will have an opportunity to:

  • meet fellow learners
  • hear from an instructor
  • learn how to manage stress and anxiety
  • gain information on student services at the college
  • find out about our mentoring & tutoring programs
  • learn how to be the best student you can be!

Can't come to our Learning Boot Camp?
Watch all of the sessions whenever you have some time and sharpen your study, learning, and organizational skills!

Attend this workshop and find out why 100% of past participants would recommend it to other learners. 
"Thank you all, this encouraged and helped me in my process to starting school again." -Learning Boot Camp participant

This workshop is designed for new students to Bow Valley College.

Attend Tech Bootcamp to get introduced to college technology tools like D2L and MyBVC. Learn how to be a successful student in an online/blended learning environment and sharpen your online learning and organizational skills while connecting with students, staff, and campus services!

At this one day workshop, you will have an opportunity to:

  • meet fellow learners
  • hear from an online instructor 
  • learn how to use some of the technology tools at the college including D2L, myBVC email and the BVC website
  • gain information on student services for online learners at the college
  • find out about our learning resources  & online tutoring programs
  • learn how to be the best online student you can be!

Can't come to our Tech Boot Camp?? 
Watch all of the sessions whenever you have some time to learn more about D2L and sharpen your online learning and organizational skills

 

This series of workshops is hosted at the beginning, middle, and end of each semester. Come and learn strategies for studying, exams, and time management, Check your myBVC email for more information about dates and how to register.

  • Ready - Get your semester started right
    •  Organizing your semester
    • Reading textbooks and notetaking
    • Finding the resources you need
    • Balancing school and life
  • Set - Keeping you on track through midterms and beyond .
    • .Tackling a Major Project
    •  Writing an Essay
    •  Use Learning Styles to Study More Efficiently
    •  Falling Behind? Time Management Tips to get you Back on Track
  • Go - Getting you ready for finals
    • Have a Study Plan for Finals
    • Learning to Overcome Procrastination
    • Test Taking Skills for Short Answer and Essay Questions
    • Test Taking Skills for True/ False and Multiple Choice Questions

Contact us

Academic Success Centre

Room N266, North Campus, Second Floor 
345 - 6 Avenue SE
403-410-1440
academicsuccess@bowvalleycollege.ca
Hours
Monday to Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Saturday: 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. (closed holiday weekends)  

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