Learn how to use Saylor Academy, study effectively, use technology, and succeed during your time in college. You can earn a free certificate of completion for two of these online Learning Skills courses.

In our Learning Skills courses, you will learn to:

  • develop critical media literacy skills and use multimodal communication to express outputs of learning effectively in a digital online environment;
  • clarify your educational goals and formulate specific plans to work towards those goals; and
  • listen effectively, take notes, improve your memory, and write more clearly.

  • Time: 0.1 hours
  • Free Certificate
Learn how to use Saylor Academy in this five-minute course!

  • Time: 40 hours
  • Free Certificate
Get oriented to the college environment by combining conceptual knowledge with practical strategies and skills. Since this course applies these concepts to real-world situations, it is particularly helpful for first-generation students and those who want to be sure they are prepared, academically or otherwise, for college.

Develop and apply digital and learning literacies that are critical for learning success in tertiary education in the 21st century.