The video presentation for this session outlines some examples of successful notetaking methods you can try. Two downloadable resources highlighting further notetaking strategies (and examples of what they look like) in addition to some useful weblinks to help you take effective notes are also included in the Resources section.


Below are two downloadable resources which provide you with some tips for taking effective notes and some examples of common notetaking strategies.

Griffith University – Effective Note Making -

University of New England – Notetaking -

Monash University – Listening and Notetaking in lectures -

University of New South Wales – Effective Reading and Notetaking -

RMIT Learning Lab – Notetaking -

Australian National University – Notetaking -

Griffith University - EnglishHELP Self-Help Resources
Griffith University - English Language Support
James Cook University - Develop Your English
RMIT Learning Lab - Academic Word List Tool
University of Adelaide - English as a Second Language Learning Resources
Curtin University Learning Centre - Better Grammar
Curtin University Learning Centre - Better Sentences
University of Technology Sydney - Grammar
La Trobe - Achieve@Uni - Language
Manchester Academic Phrasebank
BBC - Learning English