Your College Experience: Strategies for Success: Concise Media Edition / Edition 5

Your College Experience: Strategies for Success: Concise Media Edition / Edition 5

by John N. Gardner, A. Jerome Jewler
     
 

This book/CD-ROM text will help freshman college students develop habits and skills for success in college, such as skills in time management, writing, planning, goal setting, assessing strengths and weaknesses, and making choices on career options. Learning features include Internet exercises, quizes, and journal exercises. The CD-ROM contains additional exercises… See more details below

Overview

This book/CD-ROM text will help freshman college students develop habits and skills for success in college, such as skills in time management, writing, planning, goal setting, assessing strengths and weaknesses, and making choices on career options. Learning features include Internet exercises, quizes, and journal exercises. The CD-ROM contains additional exercises and activities, a chapter on money management, and an appendix on taking online courses. Annotation (c)2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780534607593
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
02/26/2003
Series:
The First-Year Experience Ser.
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
8.56(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.52(d)

Table of Contents

YOUR COLLEGE EXPERIENCE Concise Fifth Media Edition. Part One: TAKE CHARGE OF LEARNING! 1. Time Management. And 30 Strategies for College Success. 2. Learning Styles. Discovering How You Learn Best. Part Two: HONE YOUR SKILLS. 3. Critical Thinking, Active Learning. Paths to True Understanding. 4. Listening, Note Taking, and Participating. Getting the Most Out of Classes. 5. Reading to Remember. Strategies for Understanding and Retaining Material. 6. Taking Exams and Tests. Be Prepared, Confident and Calm. Part Three: KNOW YOURSELF. 7. Developing Values. Choosing Unique Pathways. 8. Careers and Courses. Making Sensible Choices. 9. Creating Diverse Relationships. All Kinds of People, All Kinds of Ideas. 10. Sex and Alcohol. Making Responsible Choices. On CD-ROM: Taking Online Courses. Succeeding through Web-Based Learning. Managing Your Money. Your checkbook to success.

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