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:
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.
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Warwick Institute of Education, University of Warwick
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