New Beginnings

New Beginnings : A Guide for Adult Learners

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For first-year/entry-level Learning Skills, Learning Strategies, and Study Skills courses. Specifically addressing adults by relating to and drawing upon their life experiences, this friendly, accessible, and supportive guide to achieving college success helps users assess their own strengths as a learner, better manage their time, hone good study skills, and write effective college papers.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 156 pages
  • 172.7 x 231.1 x 10.2mm | 249.48g
  • Pearson Education Limited
  • Prentice-Hall
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • 013060738X
  • 9780130607386

Table of contents

1. Becoming a Student. 2. Assessing Learning Needs and Course Requirements. 3. Identifying College Resources. 4. Strategies for Managing Time and Stress. 5. Developing Note-Taking, Studying, and Test-Taking Skills. 6. Strategies for Reading. 7. Strategies for Research. 8. Strategies for Writing. Appendix A: Grammar Brushup. Appendix B: Math Brushup. Appendix C: Financing Your Education. Index.show more

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