Orientation to College Learning / Edition 7

Orientation to College Learning / Edition 7

by Dianna L. Van Blerkom
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1111833648

ISBN-13: 9781111833640

Pub. Date: 01/01/2012

Publisher: Cengage Learning


ORIENTATION TO COLLEGE LEARNING, Seventh Edition takes students on a specific path to help them to be motivated, and to surround themselves with the resources they need to set goals and celebrate accomplishments. The text emphasizes well-defined goals, regular class attendance, good work habits, sufficient background knowledge, appropriate study strategies, time

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ORIENTATION TO COLLEGE LEARNING, Seventh Edition takes students on a specific path to help them to be motivated, and to surround themselves with the resources they need to set goals and celebrate accomplishments. The text emphasizes well-defined goals, regular class attendance, good work habits, sufficient background knowledge, appropriate study strategies, time management, and motivation as the key factors that contribute to college success. It strengthens the connection between motivation and the strategies that are presented, so that students continue to increase their motivation throughout the course and enhance their commitment to being a successful student.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781111833640
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/01/2012
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
384
Sales rank:
664,461
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents


1. Getting Motivated.? 2. Goal Setting.? 3. Time Management.? 4. Memory and Learning.? 5. Taking Lecture Notes.? 6. Improving Concentration.? 7. Reading Your Textbook.? 8. Marking Your Textbook.? 9. Organizing Text Information.? 10. Preparing for Exams.? 11. Taking Objective Exams.? 12. Taking Essay Exams.? 13. Succeeding on Finals.

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