Study Skills for Part-time Students

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Author: Elizabeth Wilson,Dorothy Bedford

Publisher: Prentice Hall

ISBN: 9780273719359

Category: Education

Page: 197

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An accessible, student-friendly handbook that covers all of the essential study and organisational skills that will ensure any student studying a university course whilst continuing to work can get the most out of their course and improve their employability .

The Study Skills Handbook

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Author: Stella Cottrell

Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education

ISBN: 1137289260

Category: Education

Page: 432

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THE ORIGINAL AND BEST – BY THE MILLION COPY BESTSELLING AUTHOR If you are serious about succeeding with your studies, The Study Skills Handbook is for you! Stella Cottrell has helped hundreds of thousands of students to make learning easier, faster and more enjoyable. Recognising that we all have our own unique formula for success, her tried and trusted approach allows you to find the key to unlock your potential and develop the skills you need to improve your grades, build your confidence and plan for the future you want. This fully revised fourth edition features: • Chapters on all the core study skills – including research, critical thinking, MA26 writing, revision, team work and more • E-learning coverage throughout • Illustrations and a strong visual design – acting as memory joggers, reinforcing learning and making the book more accessible, fun and engaging • Lots of new material including brand new chapters on student success and time management No matter whether you have just left school or MA26, whether you are a mature, part-time or international student, The Study Skills Handbook is your passport to success.

Studying for Your Future. Successful Study Skills, Time Management, Employability Skills and Career Development. a Guide to Personal Development Plann

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Author: Angela Hepworth

Publisher: www.UoLearn.com

ISBN: 1849370478

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 163

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Successful study skills, employability skills and career development. This helps student to develop their transferable skills as part of their studies. It has lots of exercises and ideas to help students become better at planning their skills and career development. It is part of the personal development planning (PDP) that leads to success.

Studieren - Das Handbuch

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Author: Stella Cottrell

Publisher: Spektrum Akademischer Verlag

ISBN: 9783827423603

Category: Science

Page: 352

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Studieren ist schwierig? - Nicht mit diesem Buch! Dieser praktische Leitfaden für Studienanfänger vermittelt grundlegende „Soft Skills“ (vom „Lernen lernen“ über Selbsteinschätzung, Zeit-, Projekt- und Stressmanagement bis zu Gedächtnis- und Schreibtraining, Prüfungs- und Klausursituationen sowie Karriereplanung u.v.m.) - locker präsentiert, in handliche Einheiten verpackt und je nach Bedarf selektiv nutzbar. Viele eingestreute kleine Tipps stehen neben Mini-Fragebögen, Kopiervorlagen für Tabellen, die man nicht im Buch ausfüllen möchte, und ähnlichen Hilfsmitteln. Das unterhaltsam-informative Werk beruht auf dem englischen Bestseller The Study Skilly Handbook und eignet sich für Abiturienten mit Studienwunsch, Studienanfänger verschiedenster Disziplinen und Quereinsteiger als Wegweiser durch die vielfältigen Anforderungen im "Studiendschungel".

What Every Student Should Know about Study Skills

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Author: Enid Leonard

Publisher: Longman Publishing Group

ISBN: N.A

Category: Education

Page: 106

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What Every Student Should Know About Study Skills teaches students the study skills they need to master for college success. The strategy-development activities throughout the book allow student to assess their learning styles, improve time management and stress management, and become active learners. The What Every Student Should Know About... series is a collection of guide books designed to help students with specific topics that are important in a number of different college courses. Instructors can package any one of these booklets with their Allyn & Bacon/Longman textbook for no additional charge, or the booklets can be purchased separately. Consult your local Allyn & Bacon/Longman representative for more details.

Study Skills Strategies

Tips for More Effective Individual, Classroom, and Online Learning

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Author: Uelaine A. Lengefeld

Publisher: Axzo Press

ISBN: 9781426090851

Category: Study skills

Page: 134

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STUDY SKILLS STRATEGIES helps you develop a study program based on your skills, needs, and individual learning situation. Whether you are a full-time or part-time student, in a classroom or on your own, you will find helpful suggestions and techniques in this book to assist you in your focus and concentration, your note-taking, reading, and review. This new edition also includes a special emphasis on using the latest technology to enhance your studies, as well as tips for getting the most out of online learning.

Study Skills for Science, Engineering and Technology Students

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Author: Pat Maier,Anna Barney,Geraldine Price

Publisher: Pearson UK

ISBN: 0273749757

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 440

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An accessible, student-friendly handbook that covers all of the essential study skills that will ensure that Science, Engineering or Technology students get the most out of their course. Study Skills for Science, Engineering & Technology Students has been developed specifically to provide tried & tested guidance on the most important academic and study skills that students require throughout their time at university and beyond. Presented in a practical and easy-to-use style it demonstrates the immediate benefits to be gained by developing and improving these skills during each stage of their course.

Study Skills For Dummies

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Author: Doreen du Boulay

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781119997733

Category: Education

Page: 384

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Students need to learn to manage their time, organise their studies, understand, learn, and convey a lot of information – and they need to learn to do it quickly. Whether you’re fresh out of school, or a mature student returning to education, you now don’t need to feel alone! With Study Skills For Dummies, you'll be given the know-how and confidence to achieve consistent results every time – and a lack of preparation will become a thing of the past. Discover how to excel at: Note-taking, speed-reading and essay-writing Improving your memory, critical thinking and analysis Using the internet to supplement study Exam skills and developing the best learning strategy to fit your specific needs and abilities

Study Skills for Psychology Students

A Practical Guide

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Author: Sylvie Collins,Pauline Kneale

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1444165550

Category: Psychology

Page: 284

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""The problem with the first year was I didn't know what I didn't know, and even when I thought there was something I was supposed to know I didn't know what to do about it."" This quote from a perplexed undergraduate student illustrates the plight of many first-years who feel overwhelmed by the demands made on them at university, combined with the expectation of lecturers and tutors that they will already know how to study independently. 'Study Skills for Psychology Students' is a light-hearted yet comprehensive guide to studying psychology at university. Covering topics such as using the library and other resources, making effective notes in lectures and successful revision skills, the authors provide a practical guide to help the new student get the most out of their psychology course. Finally, in addition to the generic information needed by all students embarking on a degree course, 'Study Skills for Psychology Students' includes psychology specific material on Ethics, Professional Data Acquisition and Interviewing Skills.

Study Skills for Geography Students: A Practical Guide 2nd Edition

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Author: Pauline E Kneale

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1444118935

Category: Science

Page: 300

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Packed with practical hints, study tips, short cuts and examples, this book is designed to help you throughout your degree. Designed for all geography students, this guide delves into coping with conflicting time commitments, constructing essays, dissertations, and more. Updated and revised throughout, this new edition contains a new chapter on Careers and CVs, showing how geography can help you develop skills of use to future employers.

College Study Skills: Becoming a Strategic Learner

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Author: Dianna L. Van Blerkom

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 0495913510

Category: Education

Page: 432

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A market leader for the study skills course, COLLEGE STUDY SKILLS: BECOMING A STRATEGIC LEARNER, Seventh Edition is a wide-ranging, practical text that focuses on helping students become actively engaged in their own learning. The text incorporates active learning strategies to help students succeed in college by introducing a strategy, allowing them to practice it, and having them do self-assessments to gain feedback on their own success. This variety of strategies and activities, as well as authentic and engaging text material from numerous core subject areas, gives students opportunities to apply what they are learning to their course work in other college classes. The Seventh Edition has a new focus on motivation. Chapter (1) Getting Motivated focuses on the importance of motivation in college success. More information on the causes of motivation problems and strategies for increasing motivation are also included, and each of the chapters that follow in the text strengthens the connection between motivation and the strategies that are presented, so that students continue to increase their motivation throughout the course. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Effective Study Skills

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Author: Geraldine Price,Pat Maier

Publisher: Pearson Education

ISBN: 9781405840736

Category: Study Aids

Page: 348

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This textbook provides essential guidance to the full range recognised core areas of practical, aspirational and transferable skills needed by a student both to achieve success on any academic course and to deliver improved grades and success both in exams and graded coursework.

Study Skills for Students with Dyslexia

Support for Specific Learning Differences (SpLDs)

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Author: Sandra Hargreaves,Jamie Crabb

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 1473968259

Category: Study Aids

Page: 248

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Lecturers request your electronic inspection copy here Do you want to improve your study skills? Packed full of advice on topics including note taking, essay writing, reading strategies and exam techniques, Study Skills for Students with Dyslexia is an essential read for students with dyslexia and other Specific Learning Differences (SpLDs) in further and higher education. The guidance and tools provided help you organise and plan your work, improve your skills and boost your confidence, so you succeed throughout your studies. The new edition contains: A new chapter on critical thinking, giving you confidence in analysing information and expressing an argument A new chapter on how to make the most of lectures, to ensure you’re maximising your learning opportunities The latest IT and software references, including links to online assistive technologies A toolkit of downloadable resources to help you plan and study with ease, including templates, planners, tasks and activities, and toolsheets. This edition also comes with a fully editable digital download of the book, so you can access it in your preferred reading format. Practical and interactive, this book motivates, inspires and guides you through all your studies. SAGE Study Skills are essential study guides for students of all levels. From how to write great essays and succeeding at university, to writing your undergraduate dissertation and doing postgraduate research, SAGE Study Skills help you get the best from your time at university. Visit the SAGE Study Skills website for tips, quizzes and videos on study success!

Study Skills for Criminology

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Author: Mark Simpson,Olwen Harrison,Emma Martin

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 1849207933

Category: Social Science

Page: 208

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The new edition of this best-selling study skills book provides a practical guide for success for students at every level of their study in criminology or criminal justice degree. Fully-revised and thoroughly updated to reflect changes in the curriculum, the book continues to provide students with practical and relevant information for their degree including topics on: choosing courses, sourcing and researching, applying theory to practice, writing essays, presentation skills, revision, taking exams, and careers after your degree.

Berufsberatung Ein Handbuch für politisch Verantwortliche

Ein Handbuch für politisch Verantwortliche

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Author: OECD,The European Commission

Publisher: OECD Publishing

ISBN: 9264029826

Category:

Page: 84

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Die vorliegende Veröffentlichung beruht auf den umfassenden Studien von OECD und Europäischer Kommission in den Jahren 2001-2003 zu den nationalen Politiken im Bereich der Berufsberatung. Australien, Österreich, Kanada, Tschechische Republik, Dänemark, Finnland, Deutschland, Irland, Korea, Luxemburg, die Niederlande, Norwegen, Spanien und das Vereinigte Königreich beteiligten sich an der OECD-Studie. Ziel war es zu ermitteln, inwieweit die Organisation, das Management und die Praxis der Berufsberatung dazu beitragen können, dass die Länder in den Bereichen lebenslanges Lernen und aktive Arbeitsmarktpolitik Fortschritte machen.

Learning how to Study Again

A Practical Guide to Study Skills for Mature Students Returning to Education Or Distance Learning

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Author: Catherine Dawson

Publisher: How To Books Ltd

ISBN: 9781857039818

Category: Adult education

Page: 211

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You have decided to return to education, and now you may be worried that your study skills are not up to scratch. This inspiring and practical book has been written especially for adult learners, whether they are considering full-time courses, part-time studies or evening classes. It covers everything you need to know to succeed in your chosen course, including how to; discover your learning style, improve your reading speed and memory, take notes and get organized, improve your writing and mathematical skills, master research techniques, develop analytical skills and gain marks in exams.

Study Skills For Business And Management Students

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Author: Allan, Barbara

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education (UK)

ISBN: 0335228542

Category: Education

Page: 227

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This concise text which contextualises study skills within the specific discipline of management helps students to understand the structure and nature of management, academic practices and their relevance to the workplace, and also the importance of reflective practice.

Key Research and Study Skills in Psychology

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Author: Sieglinde McGee

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 1446243648

Category: Psychology

Page: 224

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Electronic Inspection Copy available for instructors here 'I am happy to recommend this to my students as it covers jargon without using jargon and explains all those simple things that many academics take for granted. It also gives good examples of how to get the best from your time studying psychology from how to write good essays to the rules of writing lab reports' - Dr Jay Coogan University of East London 'I am happy to recommend this to my students as it covers jargon without using jargon and explains all those simple things that many academics take for granted. It also gives good examples of how to get the best from your time studying psychology from how to write good essays to the rules of writing lab reports.' Dr Joy Coogan, University of East London This book provides students with a wide range of research and study skills necessary for achieving a successful classification on a psychology degree course. It replaces the stress and fear experienced when encountering essays, reports, statistics and exams with a sense of confidence, enthusiasm and even fun. Sieglinde McGee presents indispensable instruction, advice and tips on note making and note taking, evaluating academic literature, writing critical essays, preparing for and doing essay and MCQ exams, understanding research methods and issues associated with conducting research, writing and presenting reports and research and also some important computer skills. Examples provided will show how to score well on assignments and exams and also the sort of approach, layout, errors, omissions or answer-style that would achieve a lower grade. Practical exercises and interactive tasks are integrated throughout to clarify key points and give the students a chance to practise on their own. This is a useful resource for students taking modules in study and research skills in psychology and an essential guide for all other students studying on psychology programmes. Dr Sieglinde McGee is an Associate of the School of Psychology at Trinity College, Dublin, where she taught for several years.

Nursing Study and Placement Learning Skills

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Author: Sue Hart

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0199563128

Category: Medical

Page: 316

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Nursing students require a unique 'study skills' book to help them succeed in both the classroom and the clinical area. Nursing Study and Placement Learning Skills is a once-stop-shop of trustworthy and professional advice for all aspects of the pre-registration nursing course with additional insights from students, lecturer and mentors.

How to Succeed at University

An Essential Guide to Academic Skills, Personal Development & Employability

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Author: Bob Smale,Julie Fowlie

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 1473927935

Category: Study Aids

Page: 288

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Lecturers, request your electronic inspection copy here Achieve all your goals for university – whatever they are! How to Succeed at University provides straightforward, practical advice for anyone experiencing university life. Introducing the personal, academic and life skills you need to succeed - both at university and in today’s competitive job market – you’ll find help with managing your time and budget, and guidance on a range of study skills including skills for research and examination success. You’ll also learn how to identify and develop key transferable skills that will stay with you throughout your professional life. Discover how to: Improve your employability prospects and give yourself the advantage in the job market Benefit from other students' experience, with top tips and insider advice on succeeding in your studies Explore the uses of digital technologies in learning and assessment Use what you learn right away, with handy downloadable checklists and worksheets. Pragmatic, up-front and sympathetic, this is an essential companion for all undergraduate students, as well as anyone preparing for study at university. SAGE Study Skills are essential study guides for students of all levels. From how to write great essays and succeeding at university, to writing your undergraduate dissertation and doing postgraduate research, SAGE Study Skills help you get the best from your time at university. Visit the SAGE Study Skills website for tips, quizzes and videos on study success!