Features self-management tool for students. This book contains things students need to organize their information and time, including study skills advice, diary pages, personal finance guidance, timetables, useful contacts and websites, spelling rules, notes pages, bookmark, plastic pocket and maps.
Table of Contents
PART I: STUDY FEATURES; Time Management Tips; Understanding University Jargon; Conventions for Academic Study; Using Apostrophes; Spelling Troublemakers; Tips from Tutors; Useful Websites; Library Books on Reserve; Revision and Exams: Dos and Don'ts; Exam and Assignment Deadlines; Revision Timetables; Record of Marks; Easy-View Term/Semester Timetables; Year Planner; PART II: LIFESTYLE FEATURES; Budgeting Personal Finances; Laundry Symbols; Cooking Temperatures; Conversion Factors; Greek Alphabetic; Computer Shortcuts; Periodic Table; Addresses and Contact Details; Essential and Local Services; Contact Details for College Services; International Information; World Map; London Underground Map; National Rail Network Map.
STELLA COTTRELL is Director of the Lifelong Learning Centre, University of Leeds, UK. For many years she specialized in study skills, dyslexia and educational development at the University of East London. She is author of The Study Skills Handbook, Skills for Success, Critical Thinking Skills and The Exam Skills Handbook.