Studying Effectively

Making a feedback action plan

One way of systematically reviewing the feedback you receive on coursework and other learning tasks is to collect and collate the comments your receive in a consistent way. Phil Race suggests that you can develop a pro-forma and keep notes on your feedback so that you are prompted to consider what it really means and see trends and developments over time. Here is an example pro-forma but you are encouraged to customise it to suit your own needs and style.

Feedback Action Plan
DatePiece of workMark or Grade
Most significant feedback comments Positives Critical
Your response - Do you agree / disagree    
Building on feedback in future work What can I do to build on these positives? What can I do to respond to the criticisms?
Your own evaluation - anything you would add?    
The one thing I want to keep doing in future    
The one thing I want to change or improve in the future    
Making a feedback action plan


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