General Learning Style (ESTP)

Students with this learning style learn best by experiencing, doing and memorising, and are interested in the practical use to which they can put ideas. They collect facts and are a mine of useful and relevant information. They are quickly bored and can become disruptive if their energy and enthusiasm is not understood or properly channelled.

Fresh experiences excite them, as a consequence of which they tend to plunge into new subjects, learning as they go. Variety, sensory stimulation and active participation maintain their interest, and thus they benefit from short presentations, 'on-the-job' training that has immediate applications, and practical, experiential workshops. They need physical involvement and activity to maintain their attention. Demonstrations and practical examples are of more use to these learners than theory, discussion or reading.

As learners, they:

They learn best when:

They are challenged when:

College Learning Style

Students with this learning style are good-natured problem solvers. They dislike long explanations, and would rather get a few key details about a situation, make a brief recommendation, and then move on to the next problem. Their friendliness leads others to like and listen to them.

Choosing a Major Subject

Learning Preferences

Reading, Writing, Studying


Possible Causes of Stress

Dealing With Stress