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Author Strawson, Hannah

Title 53 interesting ways of helping your students to study
Edition 2nd ed
Published Wicken : Professional and Higher Partnership Ltd., 2012


Description 1 online resource (185 pages)
Series Professional and Higher Education, 3 ; v. 3
Professional and Higher Education, 3
Contents Cover; Disclaimer; Cover2; Copyright; Contents; Abstract; Professional and Higher Education: series information; Publishers' foreword; Introduction; Chapter 1 Beginning; 1 Starting off; 2 What do I do in the lecture?; 3 Mottoes; 4 Concentrating; 5 Understanding and remembering; 6 Keeping organised; 7 Self-help groups; Chapter 2 Planning; 8 The next five minutes; 9 Planning your week; 10 This term; 11 Planning a project; 12 Reviewing; Chapter 3 Reading; 13 Reading lists; 14 SQ3R; 15 Reading flexibly; 16 Reading a journal article; 17 Mess it up; Chapter 4 Taking notes; 18 Why take notes?
19 Taking notes from books20 Taking notes in lectures; 21 Recording lectures; 22 Using patterns; 23 Sharing notes; Chapter 5 Writing; 24 How to write an essay; 25 Planning a discussion essay; 26 Explaining; 27 Signposts; 28 Essay writing: diagnostic checklist; 29 Bits of paper; 30 Project pictures; Chapter 6 Learning with others; 31 The worst seminar I ever attended; 32 Group agreement; 33 Class audit; 34 Mentors; 35 Interacting with others; 36 Checking up on the seminar; 37 Recording the group; 38 Student-led seminars; Chapter 7Using resources; 39 Library quiz; 40 Internet research
41 Without reading the book42 This is how it works; Chapter 8Revising; 43 Revising right, revising wrong; 44 How my tutors could help me; 45 What's your worry?; 46 Using patterns in revision; 47 Group preparation for exams; 48 Action plans; 49 Any questions?; Chapter 9 Exams; 50 Horror stories; 51 Mock exam; 52 Key words in exam questions; 53 First class answer
Summary If you teach in higher or professional education, 53 interesting ways of helping your students to study is designed to help you. This book provides practical suggestions, each tried and tested, for helping students to improve their learning. The book is designed for dipping into to find ideas that dovetail with your own teaching approach and the needs of your students
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Subject Study skills.
College teaching.
Distance education.
EDUCATION -- Higher.
College teaching.
Distance education.
Study skills.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781907076268
Other Titles Fifty-three interesting ways of helping your students to study