Are You Ready For Fanshawe?

21 Questions | Total Attempts: 69

Are You Ready For Fanshawe? - Quiz

Are you ready to start your professional career in the School of Nursing? Take this quick quiz to see where your areas of strength are, and where you may benefit from some support.


You May Get

Perfectly Prepared to be a Professional

WOW! You are ready. You have the study skills, know when to ask for help, you're organized   and focused. You know how to balance all aspects of your life and have made specific career plans. One caution - were you realistic in your answers? Did you choose your answers based on your current behaviour or were you thinking of how you would like to behave? Many students think they have it all figured out and are in for quite a shock when the first 3 or 4 weeks of college do not go as planned. You may benefit from reviewing the modules on the new student site, if for no other reason than to confirm for yourself that you have all the skills needed for success.

Good to Go

You are ready to embark on a journey towards a life in caring for others. Your answers indicate that you feel you are prepared for what Fanshawe has in store for you academically, socially, and for your career. Still, you may benefit from reviewing the modules on the new student site. You may find that you see the study skills in a new context – different from how you viewed them in high school or in your workplace.  

Almost there

You are in a good place. You have some of the skills you’ll need for success at Fanshawe. Using this site, you can fill in the gaps and gather the tools and tips you’ll need to improve upon your current skill set. Review the modules on the new student site, do the exercises and you may find yourself equipped with new ideas and information that will help you be successful in the School of Nursing.

Good place to get started

The good news is you have found this site and the study skills modules and other information on the site will provide you with the tools and tips you’ll need to be successful in the School of Nursing. Review the modules on the new student site, do the exercises and take part in the discussions. The time you invest now preparing for class will be well spent and will pay off in terms of your self confidence and your ability to learn the material.
Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In high school (or pre-health science), I studied on a regular basis and did not cram for tests and quizzes.
    • A. 

      A lot like me

    • B. 

      A little like me

    • C. 

      Sometimes yes, sometimes no

    • D. 

      Not much like me

    • E. 

      Not at all like me

  • 2. 
    In high school (or pre-health science), I completed all of my homework and assignments on time.
    • A. 

      A lot like me

    • B. 

      A little like me

    • C. 

      Sometimes yes, sometimes no

    • D. 

      Not much like me

    • E. 

      Not at all like me

  • 3. 
    I know when to seek extra help and always do so.
    • A. 

      A lot like me

    • B. 

      A little like me

    • C. 

      Sometimes yes, sometimes no

    • D. 

      Not much like me

    • E. 

      Not at all like me

  • 4. 
    I keep organized by recording my commitments in a day timer, or on outlook, or in some other way.
    • A. 

      A lot like me

    • B. 

      A little like me

    • C. 

      Sometimes yes, sometimes no

    • D. 

      Not much like me

    • E. 

      Not at all like me

  • 5. 
    When I sit down to do something, I am able to stay on task and not be distracted
    • A. 

      A lot like me

    • B. 

      A little like me

    • C. 

      Sometimes yes, sometimes no

    • D. 

      Not much like me

    • E. 

      Not at all like me

  • 6. 
    When I have to complete a project or study for a test, I get right down to work and do not procrastinate.
    • A. 

      A lot like me

    • B. 

      A little like me

    • C. 

      Sometimes yes, sometimes no

    • D. 

      Not much like me

    • E. 

      Not at all like me

  • 7. 
    I did not skip classes in high school.
    • A. 

      A lot like me

    • B. 

      A little like me

    • C. 

      Sometimes yes, sometimes no

    • D. 

      Not much like me

    • E. 

      Not at all like me

  • 8. 
    I am comfortable studying science, and I especially like anatomy and biology.
    • A. 

      A lot like me

    • B. 

      A little like me

    • C. 

      Sometimes yes, sometimes no

    • D. 

      Not much like me

    • E. 

      Not at all like me

  • 9. 
    I can construct a three page essay without much difficulty.
    • A. 

      A lot like me

    • B. 

      A little like me

    • C. 

      Sometimes yes, sometimes no

    • D. 

      Not much like me

    • E. 

      Not at all like me

  • 10. 
    I have been successful in balancing my school work, social life and extra-curricular activities.
    • A. 

      A lot like me

    • B. 

      A little like me

    • C. 

      Sometimes yes, sometimes no

    • D. 

      Not much like me

    • E. 

      Not at all like me

  • 11. 
    I can communicate effectively; using self-confidence and the right amount of assertiveness to get my needs met.
    • A. 

      A lot like me

    • B. 

      A little like me

    • C. 

      Sometimes yes, sometimes no

    • D. 

      Not much like me

    • E. 

      Not at all like me

  • 12. 
    While I may not always have the correct answer to a problem, I know the steps to take to solve a problem.
    • A. 

      A lot like me

    • B. 

      A little like me

    • C. 

      Sometimes yes, sometimes no

    • D. 

      Not much like me

    • E. 

      Not at all like me

  • 13. 
    I take responsibility for my actions (I don’t blame others or say “it’s not my fault”).
    • A. 

      A lot like me

    • B. 

      A little like me

    • C. 

      Sometimes yes, sometimes no

    • D. 

      Not much like me

    • E. 

      Not at all like me

  • 14. 
    I have a healthy respect for limits, boundaries, authority and rules.
    • A. 

      A lot like me

    • B. 

      A little like me

    • C. 

      Sometimes yes, sometimes no

    • D. 

      Not much like me

    • E. 

      Not at all like me

  • 15. 
    I am looking forward to living away from home.
    • A. 

      A lot like me

    • B. 

      A little like me

    • C. 

      Sometimes yes, sometimes no

    • D. 

      Not much like me

    • E. 

      Not at all like me

    • F. 

      Not applicable.

  • 16. 
    I can do my own laundry, cook a simple meal and keep a neat room.
    • A. 

      A lot like me

    • B. 

      A little like me

    • C. 

      Sometimes yes, sometimes no

    • D. 

      Not much like me

    • E. 

      Not at all like me

    • F. 

      Not applicable

  • 17. 
    I know what my personal strengths are and how they relate to a career in the nursing/personal care fields.
    • A. 

      A lot like me

    • B. 

      A little like me

    • C. 

      Sometimes yes, sometimes no

    • D. 

      Not much like me

    • E. 

      Not at all like me

  • 18. 
    I understand what career opportunities are available to me after I graduate from the School of Nursing.
    • A. 

      A lot like me

    • B. 

      A little like me

    • C. 

      Sometimes yes, sometimes no

    • D. 

      Not much like me

    • E. 

      Not at all like me

  • 19. 
    I am comfortable being in very close contact with sick and/or vulnerable people.
    • A. 

      A lot like me

    • B. 

      A little like me

    • C. 

      Sometimes yes, sometimes no

    • D. 

      Not much like me

    • E. 

      Not at all like me

  • 20. 
    I have no problem seeing/touching blood, vomit, and other body matter.
    • A. 

      A lot like me

    • B. 

      A little like me

    • C. 

      Sometimes yes, sometimes no

    • D. 

      Not much like me

    • E. 

      Not at all like me

  • 21. 
    I find it easy to establish a rapport with people I don’t know.
    • A. 

      A lot like me

    • B. 

      A little like me

    • C. 

      Sometimes yes, sometimes no

    • D. 

      Not much like me

    • E. 

      Not at all like me

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