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Reading and note-taking


Read the following short academic text. As you read, make brief notes on a separate piece of paper, using your usual note-taking approach. When you have completed the task, click on ‘sample notes’ to compare your notes with the model notes given. See which approach your own note-taking method is closest to. Then, read the explanation about how you might vary your note-taking from written texts in the future.

text (Word Document) (PDF Document) | sample notes 1 | sample notes 2


The text was prepared by Dr Gerard Sharpling.