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Author Cottrell, Stella, author

Title The study skills handbook / Stella Cottrell
Edition Fourth edition
Published Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2013
Houndsmill, Basingstoke, Hampshire : Palgrave Macmillan, 2013


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 W'BOOL  378.170281 Cot/Ssh 2013  AVAILABLE
Description vi, 426 pages : illustrations (colour) ; 25 cm
Series Palgrave study skills
Palgrave study skills.
Contents Machine generated contents note: A.Managing yourself for study -- 1.Success as a student -- 2.Developing your skills -- 3.Successful study: Intelligence, strategy and personalised learning -- 4.The C.R.E.A.M. strategy for learning -- 5.Time management as a student -- B.Academic skills -- 6.Core research skills: Reading, note-making and managing information -- 7.Critical analytical thinking -- 8.Memory -- 9.Confidence with numbers -- C.People skills -- 10.Working with others: Collaborative study -- D.Task management skills -- 11.Writing at university level -- 12.Developing academic writing -- 13.Research projects, case studies and dissertations -- 14.Revision and exams -- E.Drawing it together -- 15.Planning your next move -- Appendices -- 1.Quick multiplier -- 2.Online research tools -- 3.Further resources on managing and studying as a student
Summary This title introduces higher-level study skills and allows students to develop a deeper understanding of the learning process itself, encouraging a reflective and well-informed approach to study
Analysis University of Ballarat
Notes Previous edition: 2008
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 415-417) and index
Subject Study skills -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Test Taking Skills.
Test-taking skills.
Research -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Independent study.
Text-taking skills -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Examinations -- Study guides.
Test-taking skills -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Study skills.
Genre/Form Examinations.
Handbooks and manuals.
Handbooks and manuals.
Study guides.
ISBN 1137289252