Your College Experience: Strategies for Success / Edition 11 by John N. Gardner, Betsy O. Barefoot | | 9781457637315 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Your College Experience: Strategies for Success / Edition 11

Your College Experience: Strategies for Success / Edition 11

by John N. Gardner, Betsy O. Barefoot
     
 

ISBN-10: 1457637316

ISBN-13: 9781457637315

Pub. Date: 11/06/2013

Publisher: Bedford/St. Martin's

Written by the leading authorities on the first-year seminar and grounded in research, Your College Experience by John Gardner and Betsy Barefoot offers today’s diverse students the practical help they need to make the transition to college and get the most out of their time there. While maintaining its hallmark theme of goal setting, the

Overview

Written by the leading authorities on the first-year seminar and grounded in research, Your College Experience by John Gardner and Betsy Barefoot offers today’s diverse students the practical help they need to make the transition to college and get the most out of their time there. While maintaining its hallmark theme of goal setting, the Eleventh Edition reflects a focus on practical strategies across all topics of the book to help students be successful from the start. Chapters on Time Management, Communication and Information Literacy, and Careers and Majors have all been thoroughly updated to fully incorporate the tools and strategies students use on campus right now.

A full package of instructional support materials—including an Instructor’s Annotated Edition, Instructor’s Manual, PowerPoint slides, videos, and a Test Bank—provides new and experienced instructors all the tools they will need to engage students in this course and increase student retention. See what's in the LaunchPad

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781457637315
Publisher:
Bedford/St. Martin's
Publication date:
11/06/2013
Edition description:
Eleventh Edition
Pages:
400
Sales rank:
118,879
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Part I Foundations

1. Why Go to College?

2. Time Management

3. Emotional Intelligence

4. How You Learn

Part II Preparing to Study

5. Critical Thinking

6. Reading to Learn

7. Getting the Most Out of Class

8. Studying

9. Test-taking

10. Information Literacy and Communication

Part III Preparing for Life

11. Relationships

12. Diversity

13. Wellness

14. Money

Part IV Next Steps

15. Majors and Careers

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