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Covering all key areas of study skills, these overview books are a good place to start when looking to get in the zone for your studies, assignments and presentations. As well as these key titles, there's a lot more available via Discover@Bolton and the Library Catalogue.
The Ultimate Study Skills Handbook will help you succeed from the first week of your studies through to graduation. Covering all the core skills you will need to help you make the most of your university course, The Ultimate Study Skills Handbook is your key to success.
This guide shows students how to tailor their learning to their individual needs in order to boost their grades, build their confidence and increase their employability. Fully revised for the fifth edition, it contains everything students need to succeed. This is an invaluable resource for undergraduate students of all disciplines, and is also ideal for postgraduates, mature students and international students.
How can I ensure my hard work pays off? How should I integrate new technologies into my study habits? How can I study strategically and avoid going off at a tangent? Are you motivated to succeed at university but unsure how to achieve your full potential? This book will help to unlock the secrets to getting a good degree and all the benefits that can come from it. A strong degree opens up career choices and enhances earning potential. The world is your oyster!
This new guide builds on the hugely successful materials the authors have developed over the last 15 years. Along with highly practical guidance on traditional learning skills, The Guide to Learning and Study Skills provides guidance for students on learning in a blended environment; the increased use of personal and professional development planning, continuing professional development and work-based learning.
Written with fresh insight, this addresses key issues such as: adjusting to university life; making presentations; working in groups; library and computer resources; making the most from lectures/seminars; basic numeracy/statistics. Studying at University also presents you with new ways of learning. Packed with illustrative material and practical exercises, this book enables you to perform at your very best academically.