Study Skills: A Student's Guide to Survival

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Shows how to survive in college by providing the reader with a skills approach tailored to individual needs and interests. With this guide students will teach themselves basic strategies for improving reading, writing, listening, researching, test-taking and classroom learning skills. Conversational and entertaining, it provides clear explanations and exercises with immediate feedback. Practice exercises include typical textbook material.

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Overview

Shows how to survive in college by providing the reader with a skills approach tailored to individual needs and interests. With this guide students will teach themselves basic strategies for improving reading, writing, listening, researching, test-taking and classroom learning skills. Conversational and entertaining, it provides clear explanations and exercises with immediate feedback. Practice exercises include typical textbook material.

Basic and effective strategies for improving reading, writing, listening, researching, test-taking, and all classroom skills.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780471889113
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 5/11/1984
  • Series: Wiley Self-Teaching Guides Series, #80
  • Edition description: REV
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 272
  • Product dimensions: 10.00 (w) x 7.00 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Table of Contents

How to Survive This Book.

Making It in the System.

Improving General Reading Ability.

Reading Textbooks.

Writing Short Papers.

Researching a Term Paper.

Taking Examinations.

Appendix.

Glossary of College Terminology.

Index.

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