Keys to Success in College, Career and Life, Brief / Edition 3

Keys to Success in College, Career and Life, Brief / Edition 3

by Carol Carter, Joyce Bishop, Judy Block, Sarah Lyman Kravits
     
 

ISBN-10: 0130986348

ISBN-13: 9780130986344

Pub. Date: 07/15/2002

Publisher: Prentice Hall

This brief version of the best-selling book connects college skills with career and life success. With its learn-by-doing emphasis, it encourages readers to think critically about their choices and goals. Chapter topics include a Welcome to College and further discuss: knowing how you learn and how to choose a major; goal setting and time management; becoming an…  See more details below

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This brief version of the best-selling book connects college skills with career and life success. With its learn-by-doing emphasis, it encourages readers to think critically about their choices and goals. Chapter topics include a Welcome to College and further discuss: knowing how you learn and how to choose a major; goal setting and time management; becoming an active learner with critical and creative thinking; reading and studying; listening, note taking, and memory; test taking; relating to others in a diverse world; and building skills for life success. For students of college and life.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780130986344
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
07/15/2002
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
8.08(w) x 11.08(h) x 0.52(d)

Table of Contents

I. DEFINING YOURSELF AND YOUR GOALS.

1. Welcome to College: Opening Doors.
2. Self-Awareness: Knowing How You Learn and How to Choose a Major.
3. Goal Setting and Time Management: Using Values to Map Your Course.

II. DEVELOPING YOUR LEARNING SKILLS.

4. Critical and Creative Thinking: Becoming an Active Learner.
5. Reading and Studying: Focusing on Content.
6. Listening, Note Taking, and Memory: Taking in, Recording, and Retaining Information.
7. Test Taking: Showing What You Know.

III. CREATING SUCCESS.

8. Relating to Others: Communicating in a Diverse World.
9. Wellness, Career, and Money: Building Skills for Life Success.

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