General Learning Style (ISTJ)

Students with this learning style learn best by experiencing, doing and practising. For them, the theory (and the links that can be made to their existing knowledge and skills) comes later.

They prefer to learn in an orderly and self-paced manner, and thus benefit from structured, well thought-out training programmes, self-teaching courses, or high quality coaching. Being set (and achieving) regular targets ensures that they maintain interest and gives them the feedback that they need to show them that they are making steady progress.

Loose unstructured teaching without clear outcomes or with a high degree of experimentation, theory or 'play' does not appeal.

As learners, they:

They learn best when:

They are challenged when:

College Learning Style

Students with this learning style like to be accurate and they usually are. Others can rely on them to provide practical information. The data will be clear, on time (if not early), and exactly in the form promised. They are among the most reliable and dependable members of any group.

Choosing a Major Subject

Learning Preferences

Reading, Writing, Studying


Possible Causes of Stress

Dealing With Stress