New Beginnings: A Guide for Adult Learners / Edition 2

New Beginnings: A Guide for Adult Learners / Edition 2

by Linda Simon
     
 

ISBN-10: 013060738X

ISBN-13: 9780130607386

Pub. Date: 04/20/2001

Publisher: Pearson

This friendly, accessible, and supportive guide to achieving college success helps users assess their own strengths as a learner, better manage their time, hone good study skills, and write effective college papers. The volume outlines all aspects of becoming a student as an adult such as assessing learning needs and course requirements, identifying college…  See more details below

Overview

This friendly, accessible, and supportive guide to achieving college success helps users assess their own strengths as a learner, better manage their time, hone good study skills, and write effective college papers. The volume outlines all aspects of becoming a student as an adult such as assessing learning needs and course requirements, identifying college resources, strategies for managing time and stress, developing note-taking, studying, and test-taking skills and strategies for reading, research and writing. For adults interested in pursuing a college education.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780130607386
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
04/20/2001
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
156
Product dimensions:
6.92(w) x 9.02(h) x 0.31(d)

Table of Contents

1. Becoming a Student.
2. Assessing Learning Needs and Course Requirements.
3. Identifying College Resources.
4. Strategies for Managing Time and Stress.
5. Developing Note-Taking, Studying, and Test-Taking Skills.
6. Strategies for Reading.
7. Strategies for Research.
8. Strategies for Writing.
Appendix A: Grammar Brushup.
Appendix B: Math Brushup.
Appendix C: Financing Your Education.
Index.

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