My colleague Tamsyn Smith (@TamsynMSmith) has just compiled a useful summary of MOOCs that might help students develop their study skills. This is a summary of courses that have been available so far; some may not be currently live or have future versions scheduled, so do use with caution if referring students to them. Do you know of any others?
Developing your research project
Principles of written English: https://www.edx.org/course/english-grammar-essay-writing-uc-berkeleyx-colwri-2-2x#.VLzd76YRZN0 and https://www.edx.org/course/principles-written-english-part-3-uc-berkeleyx-colwri2-3x#.VLzfL6YRZN0
Lots of introductory maths/algebra/geometry/calculus courses
Mainly introduction to computing courses
There’s a range of courses here. Some are free, but many are not.
Example: How to pass exams