MBI 161 - Elementary Medical Microbiology

Study Tips

Learning involves not only memorizing, but also understanding the subject matter, especially at a conceptual level. Effective learning is active learning and requires that you employ critical thinking. Critical thinking is an active, sustained, cognitive effort directed at solving a complex problem, which requires integration of different sources of information, considering alternate perspectives, making critical judgments, and developing and testing hypotheses. The following study tips will help you develop your capacity for critical thinking and therefore for active learning:

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Department of Microbiology
Miami University
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