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Essential Study Skills [electronic resource] : The Complete Guide to Success at University.

By: Contributor(s): Material type: Computer fileComputer filePublisher number: 9781412945851Series: SAGE Study Skills SeriesPublication details: London : Sage Publications Ltd., 2008.Edition: 2nd edISBN:
  • 9781849205283
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: Print version:: Essential Study Skills : The Complete Guide to Success at UniversityDDC classification:
  • 371.302811 378.170281
LOC classification:
  • LB2395.B84 2008
Online resources:
Contents:
Contents; About the Authors; Acknowledgements; Guided tour; List of Tables; List of Figures; SECTION 1 - Background; Introduction; 1Going to University; 2 How universities work; 3 How to understand your course; SECTION 2 - Learning Effectively; 4 How to learn effectively; 5 How to organise yourself for independent study; 6 How to use computers and e-learning to support your learning - Debbie Holley; 7 How to succeed in group work; 8 How to be creative in your learning; 9 How to deal with your emotions; 10 How to be a reflective learner; 11 How to research and read academically
12 How to make the best notesSECTION 3 - Communicating Effectively; 13 How to become a confident writer; 14 How to write great essays; 15 How to write a great refl ective essay anda brilliant research project; 16 How to produce excellent reports; 17How to deliver excellent presentations; 18 How to run and participate in seminars; SECTION 4 - Effective Revision, Exams and PDP; 19 How to build your memory and revise effectively; 20 How to understand and pass exams; 21How to make the most of Personal Development Planning (PDP) - Christine Keenan; Index;
Summary: Watch Tom Burns introduce his book Essential Study Skills - Second Edition. Watch Sandra Sinfield discuss one of her favourite chapters - how to make the best notes. Praise for the first edition: The effect on our students was like star dust!". Anne Schofield, Ruskin College, Oxford. Student feedback from Study Skills sessions at London Metropolitan University: "Why didn't they tell us this before?. This is the best bit of learning I've ever done!". "At school I was told to go away and get a job in a shop.. Since doing Study Skills I'm getting 'A's' for my assignments!&quot
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Contents; About the Authors; Acknowledgements; Guided tour; List of Tables; List of Figures; SECTION 1 - Background; Introduction; 1Going to University; 2 How universities work; 3 How to understand your course; SECTION 2 - Learning Effectively; 4 How to learn effectively; 5 How to organise yourself for independent study; 6 How to use computers and e-learning to support your learning - Debbie Holley; 7 How to succeed in group work; 8 How to be creative in your learning; 9 How to deal with your emotions; 10 How to be a reflective learner; 11 How to research and read academically

12 How to make the best notesSECTION 3 - Communicating Effectively; 13 How to become a confident writer; 14 How to write great essays; 15 How to write a great refl ective essay anda brilliant research project; 16 How to produce excellent reports; 17How to deliver excellent presentations; 18 How to run and participate in seminars; SECTION 4 - Effective Revision, Exams and PDP; 19 How to build your memory and revise effectively; 20 How to understand and pass exams; 21How to make the most of Personal Development Planning (PDP) - Christine Keenan; Index;

Watch Tom Burns introduce his book Essential Study Skills - Second Edition. Watch Sandra Sinfield discuss one of her favourite chapters - how to make the best notes. Praise for the first edition: The effect on our students was like star dust!". Anne Schofield, Ruskin College, Oxford. Student feedback from Study Skills sessions at London Metropolitan University: "Why didn't they tell us this before?. This is the best bit of learning I've ever done!". "At school I was told to go away and get a job in a shop.. Since doing Study Skills I'm getting 'A's' for my assignments!&quot