Success Secrets of University Students

Success Secrets of University Students

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Appropriate for first year university students in all disciplines.Using an integrated self-development focus, research-based skills and practical exercises, Success Secrets of University Students provides the tools necessary for students to achieve success in university. Seven core themes are presented: searching for connection, uncovering self-mastery strategies, communicating effectively, creating community, evaluating learning strategies, solving problems and seeking personal and professional success.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 368 pages
  • 177.8 x 231.14 x 22.86mm | 635.03g
  • Pearson Canada, Toronto
  • Prentice-Hall (Canada)
  • Scarborough, Canada
  • 0130926477
  • 9780130926470

Table of contents

Preface. 1. Understanding Success through Self-Theory. Secret 1: S earching for Connection.2. How Prepared Are You? 3. Connecting to the University Environment. Secret 2: U ncovering Self-mastery Strategies.4. Developing Success-focused Learning Strategies. 5. Goals and Academic Success. 6. Managing Time and Life in Terms of Academic Success. 7. Developing Effective Learning Strategies. Secret 3: C ommunicating Effectively.8. The Writing Process. 9. Talking with Others. Secret 4: C reating Community.10. Dealing with Diversities in Life Successfully. Secret 5: E valuating Learning Strategies.11. Evaluating Learning Styles. Secret 6: S olving Problems.12. Thinking Critically and Solving Problems Creatively. Secret 7: S eeking Personal and Professional Success.13. Designing your Future. Glossary. References. Index.show more