Practicing College Learning Strategies / Edition 5

Practicing College Learning Strategies / Edition 5

by Carolyn H. Hopper
     
 

ISBN-10: 0547199961

ISBN-13: 9780547199962

Pub. Date: 01/29/2009

Publisher: Cengage Learning

PRACTICING COLLEGE LEARNING STRATEGIES, Seventh Edition, is a readable, straightforward, and practical text that focuses on creating a smooth transition to college for first year students. The text and activities are thoughtfully constructed using strategies supported by brain research and neuroscience. In addition, the structured activities and practices guide

Overview

PRACTICING COLLEGE LEARNING STRATEGIES, Seventh Edition, is a readable, straightforward, and practical text that focuses on creating a smooth transition to college for first year students. The text and activities are thoughtfully constructed using strategies supported by brain research and neuroscience. In addition, the structured activities and practices guide students in the reflection process to make the information personal and useful. By combining practical application with learning strategies theory, PRACTICING COLLEGE LEARNING STRATEGIES is a motivational tool teaching students how to learn. The author focuses on putting students in the driver's seat, teaching them how to use all of the tools at their disposal so they'll succeed in college and beyond.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780547199962
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/29/2009
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
320
Sales rank:
1,202,896
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

1. Making a Smooth Transition to College. 2. Applying the Principles of Time Management. 3. Critical Thinking. 4. Setting Goals. 5. Learning Principles. 6. Processing Information from Lectures. 7. Processing Information from Textbooks. 8. Learning Styles. 9. Test-Taking Strategies. 10. Managing Stress. 11. Information Literacy. Appendix A: Principles of Studying Math.

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