All-in-one Online Nursing Study Skills Course

Master critical study skills with a smart, expert-made learning platform.

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Learn how to study in nursing school with Prof. Rhonda Lawes from ORU

This course will provide you with tips on how to confidently start your journey as a nurse. Over this series of lectures, you will gradually develop some of the most important qualities in the nursing profession. You will be more action-oriented, more communicative with patients, and more proficient at problem-solving. In addition to watching high-quality video lectures, you can access quiz questions and download study materials.

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Expert-made nursing cheat sheets help you learn faster and score higher.

Study success begins with helpful materials and look-up resources. Our concise, downloadable cheat sheets help you retain the must-know points about complex nursing concepts reliably and efficiently. Download them, print them, take notes on them – and confidently walk into your exams and clinicals.

Close your heavy textbooks and learn at your own pace

And that’s not all. With Lecturio, you can apply your nursing knowledge by answering real exam practice questions that will help you retain everything you learned using quizzes and cheat sheets.

8+ Nursing Study Skills Video Lessons

Short and concise video lessons offer downloadable slides and multilingual subtitles.

Exam Practice Questions for Every Subject

Our exam-simulating interface is designed to help you familiarize yourself with actual nursing school test situations.

30+ Questions for Better Recall

Our adaptive learning algorithm uses smart Spaced-Repetition quizzes to help you retain and apply study techniques over the long term.

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“Incredible lectures; this was some much-needed motivation. I watched the videos from A–Z and they really helped me organize my thoughts and approaches as I begin my second-to-last term of my program. Thank you so much.”
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Lecturio’s Nursing Study Skills Course covers all relevant topics

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Learning: How Your Brain Processes Information (Nursing)

Reframing: How to Change Bad Habits (Nursing)

Reframing: How to Make Yourself Stronger Than Your Excuses (Nursing)

Reframing: How to Stop Procrastinating (Nursing)

Learning: Myths and Illusions (Nursing)

Memory Mastery: Pause and Recall, Concept Maps, Chunking (Nursing)

Memory Mastery: Encoding, Storage, and Retrieval (Nursing)

Memory Mastery: Spaced Repetition (Nursing)

Jumpstart Your Study Skills: In a Nutshell (Nursing)

This top educator teaches you everything you need to know about nursing study skills

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Prof. Rhonda Lawes, PhD (c)


University of Oklahoma College of Nursing

Dr. Rhonda Lawes is a Certified Nurse Educator (CNE), and an Assistant Professor at the University of Oklahoma College of Nursing in Oklahoma, USA. She obtained her PhD in Educational Psychology from Oklahoma State University in 2016. Helping nursing students to use the science of cognitive learning to maximize their study effectiveness, Prof. Lawes has earned numerous teaching awards.

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Medication administration rights

Medication Administration: Rights and Guidelines

An overview of a client's medication rights and guidelines for administering medication

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Parkinson’s Disease

Overview of Parkinson's disease: description, manifestations, risk factors, patient education

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Caring for a Patient During and After a Generalized Seizure

An overview on nursing care during and after a seizure

Multiple sclerosis

Multiple Sclerosis

Overview of multiple sclerosis: definition, diagnosis, symptoms, treatment, medications, and patient education

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Liver Cirrhosis

Overview of cirrhosis, an end-stage of liver disease that develops after healthy liver tissue is destroyed and replaced with scar tissue (fibrosis)

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Tips for Writing a Great Nursing Note

Great nursing notes are clear, concise, correct, complete, relevant, current, sequential, legible, and secure.

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SBAR Report

SBAR: an organized framework for communicating a patient’s situation among interdisciplinary team members

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Comparison Chart of Where Different Central Lines Are Placed

Understand the most common central line placements, PICC vs CVC.

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Delegation: Tasks that the RN Can Safely Delegate

What tasks can the busy nurse safely and legally delegate? Use this sheet to refresh your memory.

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Assessing and Planning Care: Goals, Interventions, and Outcomes

These nursing interventions can help with client care needs

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Glasgow Coma Scale

The Glasgow Coma Scale is a neurological assessment tool used to determine a patient's motor and verbal responses and their level of consciousness.

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Common Antibiotic Classes and Adverse Reactions

Common antibiotic medications and adverse reactions for the NCLEX®

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Anticholinergic Meds

A list of anticholinergic meds and general synopsis of what anticholinergic meds do and the side effects that they come with.

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Side Effects of Corticosteroids

Common side effects of corticosteroids that you should know because they affect so many other systems

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Blood Transfusion Prep

Bring this with you when getting ready to administer a blood transfusion and never forget one of the prep steps again!

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Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease is one of the most common respiratory conditions. Never forget the signs and symptoms and how it differs from asthma with this cheat sheet!

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Respiratory Assessment

No more racking your brain trying to remember how to describe the lung sounds you hear if you have this cheat sheet!

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Common Bacteria by Body System

Different bacteria infect different areas of the body. With this cheat sheet you'll have a better idea of what bugs might be infecting your patient!

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What Do Diuretics Do?

Diuretics, also called water pills, are a some of the most commonly prescribed medications out there. Find out how they work and what you should to know about them.

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What Is Croup?

This Croup summary will help you remember the cause, signs and symptoms, treatments and complications of this very common pediatric condition.

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Head To Toe Assessment

Never forget which body system you need to examine next with this head to toe assessment summary!

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Use this cheat sheet the next time you need to know everything about Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors! Review how MAOIs work, and what to avoid when taking them with this cheat sheet.

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Medication Risks

Quickly review the medications that can be harshest on the liver, kidney, and ears so that you can be on the lookout for possible signs of toxicity.

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Insert an IV

Make sure you have all the right supplies, and brush up on the steps of IV insertion with this guide.

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IV Solutions

Never forget if your fluid is isotonic, hypertonic, or hypotonic again with this cheat sheet! Plus we’ve added some don’t miss facts about each group.

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Open a Sterile Kit

Confidently walk into sterile procedures after a quick review with this cheat sheet, detailing the steps to safely opening a sterile kit.

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Put on Sterile Gloves

Never be stuck wondering which side of the glove cuff you can touch again with this cheat sheet available!

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Understanding Ratios

Use this the next time you need to draw up a dose of medication but aren’t sure how to calculate how much you need.

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Common Meds that Lower Blood Pressure

Concise summary table of the most common ways to pharmacologically lower blood pressure that every nurse needs to know

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AIDET: How to Introduce Yourself To Your Patient

Introducing yourself to your patient utilizing the AIDET communication framework, which increases patient compliance, enhances patient satisfaction and improves clinical outcomes.

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Growth Stages: Infant–School Age

Physical, cognitive, and psychosocial changes in infants, toddlers, preschoolers, and school-aged children


Effective nursing school studying should include continuous practice in different areas, e.g.:

Time management
Strategic note taking
Practice questions
Accountability/study partners

In our video course “Study Skills: Learn How to Study Nursing” you will be guided through the nursing study tips that’ll best equip you throughout your journey as a nursing student.

Procrastinating is a well-known issue for many students. Lecturio’s video course “Study Skills: Learn How to Study Nursing” will guide you through the exciting journey of becoming a registered nurse without getting lost in the technicalities of studying. The course explains how our brains process information, tips and tricks on how to stop procrastinating and the common myths about learning.

We hear how difficult nursing school can be, but there isn’t one exact thing that makes nursing school so hard. Here are a few things that contribute to the challenge of nursing school:

Large number of assignments
Big workload and tasks to tackle in parallel
Time management issues and balancing school and personal life
Being nervous before clinicals

What one student may find to be hard may not be the same for the next student. Here at Lecturio, we take pride in providing you with credible resources and tools that’ll help make nursing school less challenging for you.

This course will help you reframe your way of thinking in a manner that sets you up for success. Taught by Certified Nurse Educator Rhonda Lawes, this course teaches you how your brain retrieves and retains the knowledge you learn. This insight will not only assist you in advancing your study skills, but will give you a leg up in learning along your nursing journey.