Frame by Frame : A Visual Guide to College Success

Frame by Frame : A Visual Guide to College Success

by Sharyn Lowenstein, Peaco Todd
     
 

ISBN-10: 0138912688

ISBN-13: 9780138912680

Pub. Date: 07/20/1998

Publisher: Pearson Education

This college-orientation/study skills book offers solid, comprehensive information combined with a sense of humor in the form of instructive, upbeat, and engaging cartoons. This book follows the trials and tribulations of a diverse, easy-to-relate-to group of cartoon characters as they encounter the typical — and some not-so-typical — challenges of today's…  See more details below

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This college-orientation/study skills book offers solid, comprehensive information combined with a sense of humor in the form of instructive, upbeat, and engaging cartoons. This book follows the trials and tribulations of a diverse, easy-to-relate-to group of cartoon characters as they encounter the typical — and some not-so-typical — challenges of today's college experiences. It offers strategies and information about the critical areas of time management, reading and notetaking, writing, test taking, faculty relationships, money matters, negotiation with family and friends, and crisis resolution. Those involved in student orientation programs at the college level.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780138912680
Publisher:
Pearson Education
Publication date:
07/20/1998
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
8.22(w) x 10.76(h) x 0.52(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
1. Meet The Cast.
2. The Show Begins.
3. Learning How You Learn.
4. Managing Your Precious Time.
5. Power Reading and Notetaking.
6. Become a More Effective (and Less Stressed-out) Writer.
7. The Art of Handling Big and Small Projects.
8. Mastering Quizzes, Tests, Midterms, and Finals.
9. Professors Are People, Too.
10. Connecting With Yourself and Others.
11. You and Your Money.
12. When the Hard Times Come.
13. (Nearly) Ready for Prime Time.
Appendices.
Notes.
References.
Index.

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