About the Author
Lucinda Becker is Professor of Pedagogy in English Literature at the University of Reading, UK. She is also a professional trainer, developing and delivering courses in communication, presentation, management techniques and job-searching skills. She is the author of The Mature Student's Handbook, 14 Days to Exam Success and co-author of Writing for Engineers and Presentation Skills for Students (with Joan van Emden).
Table of ContentsIntroduction.- Listening, Reading and Making Notes.- Good Writing Style.- Essays, Reports and Dissertations.- Small-Group Presentations.- Formal Presentations.- Delivery and Non-Verbal Communication.- Assessment, Revision and Exam Techniques.- Preparing a CV and Job Application.- The Successful Job Interview.- Index.