VARK – a guide to learning preferences


VARK is a learning styles questionnaire that helps you learn better by suggesting the study strategies that are best for you.

People with a strong visual preference for learning like:

different formats, space, graphs, charts, diagrams, maps and plans.


People with a strong aural preference for learning like:

discussions, stories, guest speakers, chat.


People with a strong read/write preference for learning like:

lists, notes and text in all its formats and whether in print or online.


People with a strong kinesthetic preference for learning like:

senses, practical exercises, examples, cases, trial and error.


VARK Helpsheets

The VARK Helpsheets (Study Strategies) have been updated to incorporate images, videos, color….! Printable PDF versions are also available. Check them out here.


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