This session introduced you to the notion of key skills (or core skills). It aimed to help you identify some of your skills, qualities and abilities, and find out how much you are capable of, as well as where you think you can develop further. If you would like to find out more about study skills, go to Skills for OU Study [Tip: hold Ctrl and click a link to open it in a new tab. (Hide tip)] .

In the next session you will explore how these skills, qualities and abilities might be relevant to your future goals – for personal development, study or career.