Studying and Learning at University

Studying and Learning at University : Vital Skills for Success in Your Degree

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Studying and Learning at University provides a concise and accessible introduction to the essential study skills for first-time undergraduates.
Alan Pritchard focuses on the skills that every student will need to master to achieve success in their academic career. Practical, straight-forward advice is provided on subjects such as how to:

approach learning
use active reading techniques
use computers and the internet to support academic study
prepare for written assessment
prepare and deliver presentations.

This guide is essential reading for anyone new to study at undergraduate level. Students setting out on any undergraduate course will welcome the support and guideance provided here.

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 hub for tips, resources and videos on study success!
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Product details

  • Paperback | 224 pages
  • 170 x 242 x 12.7mm | 390g
  • Thousand Oaks, United States
  • English
  • 1412929636
  • 9781412929639
  • 1,290,365

Table of contents

How We Learn
Reading for Academic Purposes
Note-taking and Recording for Learning
Finding the Information that you Need
Computers and the Internet as a Source of Quality Information
Preparing for Assessment and the process of writing
Giving Presentations
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About Alan Pritchard

Warwick Institute of Education, University of Warwick
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