The Palgrave Student Planner 2011-2012
The attractive and robust Palgrave Student Planner is the complete self-management survival tool designed specifically for students. It contains everything students need to organise their time and information effectively, including study skills advice, diary pages (with weekly tips, time slots and to do lists), timetables, useful contacts and websites, personal finance guidance, spelling rules, international information, notes pages, maps, a plastic pocket, and a bookmark, with many added features available for the first time for the 2011/12 edition.
- Calendar | 224 pages
- 173 x 218 x 20mm | 393g
- 11 May 2011
- Palgrave MacMillan
- Basingstoke, United Kingdom
- 3 maps
Table of contents
STUDY FEATURES Time Management Tips Understanding University Jargon Conventions for Academic Study Using Apostrophes Spelling Rules Spelling Troublemakers Tips from Tutors Useful Websites Recommended Reading Library Books on Reserve Revision and Exams: Dos and Don'ts Managing Stress Exam Dates and Assignment Deadlines Revision Timetables Record of Marks CV Building: Recording Achievements Easy-View Term/Semester Timetables Year Planner LIFESTYLE FEATURES Budgeting Personal Finances Laundry Symbols Cooking Temperatures Recommended Safe Limits of Alcohol Consumption Packing Checklist Conversion Factors Greek Alphabet Roman Numerals Quick Multiplier Periodic Table Addresses and Contact Details Essential and Local Services Contact Details for College Services Journey Planner International Information World Map London Underground Map National Rail Network Map
Recent quotes from students who have been using the 2010-11 Planner: 'Concise. Succinct. Good size. Well put together. Best planner ever!' 'This planner is amazing' 'Really well thought out planner' Amazon reviewer quotes: 'Never has university life been so simple to manage. Thanks to Stella, my work and social life is perfectly organised and deadlines are never (hardly ever) missed' 'This is the perfect diary for students as it has everything in it you will ever need from library books youve borrowed to books you'd like to buy, useful websites and emails and other contacts, tutor info and tutor feedback with deadlines to meet. Excellent!' 'Everything you want in a planner. I bought this when it first came on sale to go to uni with in September and am so glad I got it. It has so many different pages in for all your needs, it's impossible to be disorganised with this!'
About Stella Cottrell
STELLA COTTRELL is Director for Lifelong Learning at the University of Leeds, UK. For many years she specialised in study skills, dyslexia and educational development at the University of East London. She is author of the bestselling titles The Study Skills Handbook, Skills for Success, Critical Thinking Skills and The Exam Skills Handbook.