• Critical thinking

Getting Critical


Author: Kate Williams
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 1137402520
Category: Critical thinking
Page: N.A
View: 2811

    • Study Aids

Getting Critical


Author: Kate Williams
Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education
ISBN: 1137013494
Category: Study Aids
Page: 112
View: 7340
Students need to think critically about what they read or hear. This accessible guide shows students what being 'critical' in their work means, and how to bring that 'critical' dimension into all the work they do. It addresses the need and the skills of being critical in relation to reading and writing and is ideal for students at any level.

    • Study Aids

Getting Critical


Author: Kate Williams
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
ISBN: 9780230584761
Category: Study Aids
Page: 112
View: 4616
Students need to think critically about what they read or hear. This accessible guide shows students what being 'critical' in their work means, and how to bring that 'critical' dimension into all the work they do. It addresses the need and the skills of being critical in relation to reading and writing and is ideal for students at any level.

    • Juvenile Nonfiction

Brilliant Writing Tips for Students


Author: Julia Copus
Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education
ISBN: 1137013990
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 112
View: 6685
With tips on punctuation, style, grammar and essay structure, this handy guide provides succinct and practical guidance on students' most common areas of concern in their written work. Each tip is supplemented by authentic examples of student writing; suggested re-writes; and appropriate self-help exercises.

    • Education

Reflective Writing


Author: Kate Williams,Mary Woolliams,Jane Spiro
Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education
ISBN: 0230377246
Category: Education
Page: 136
View: 3846
Reflective Writing provides concise and practical guidance on how students can improve their MA26 writing through self-reflective thinking, reading and writing. Covering a range of frameworks and strategies, it includes advice on applying reflective practices to personal and CV development.

    • Education

Writing for University


Author: Jeanne Godfrey
Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education
ISBN: 1137531886
Category: Education
Page: 128
View: 4605
This concise, handy guide demystifies academic writing, providing students with real insight into writing well at university. Direct and practical advice allows students to gain the confidence, knowledge and tools to hit the ground running from their first year of study. Well-presented, featuring lively illustrations.

PLANNING YOUR DISSERTATION


Author: Kate Williams
Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education
ISBN: 135200321X
Category:
Page: N.A
View: 4542

    • Study Aids

Planning Your Essay


Author: Janet Godwin
Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education
ISBN: 1137402490
Category: Study Aids
Page: 144
View: 4821
This handy guide takes students through the complete process from what to do before they begin, to using feedback constructively for their next essay. Clearly and well-presented, it includes lively illustrations and now a new chapter on being critical in your essays.

    • Education

Referencing and Understanding Plagiarism


Author: Kate Williams,Mary Davis
Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education
ISBN: 1137530723
Category: Education
Page: 158
View: 5717
This guide explains why referencing is an essential part of good writing, and shows how to do it. It explains what plagiarism is and how to avoid it. With clear explanations and examples, this handy easy-to-read guide has engaging illustrations and an informal style.

    • Self-Help

Studying with Dyslexia


Author: Janet Godwin
Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education
ISBN: 0230390579
Category: Self-Help
Page: 152
View: 8584
As a dyslexic student you have a unique learning style. Understanding this can help you take control and study in a way that is most effective for you. Full of practical advice and visual examples, this friendly book will guide you through the dyslexic learning style. It gives you all the essential knowledge and ideas needed to manage your dyslexia positively. Handy for students at any level, this easy-to-read guide: • suggests core strategies for doing things differently to work with your dyslexia, instead of against it • covers individual study skills, including organisation, reading, writing and taking exams • provides information on the support that should be available to you as a student

    • Education

Doing Research


Author: Gary Thomas
Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education
ISBN: 1137605928
Category: Education
Page: 144
View: 1362

    • Study Aids

Essential Study Skills

The Complete Guide to Success at University
Author: Tom Burns,Sandra Sinfield
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 1473966043
Category: Study Aids
Page: 336
View: 2540
Lecturers, request your electronic inspection copy here Do you want to do better at university? Packed with study tips and handy activities, Essential Study Skills is a proven guide that shows you step-by-step how to study effectively and make the best of your time at university - whatever level you're at. Whether you are going to university straight from school, a mature student, or an overseas student studying in the UK for the first time, you'll find out how to: Sail through those tricky first weeks Get the most out of lectures by understanding how you learn Learn techniques for academic writing and research Stay cool and cope with stress Pass exams with flying colours Plan your career after graduation. Don't miss in this edition... Even more tips and advice on learning methods, online learning and developing job skills - ensuring success throughout your course Additional case studies and student tips to help you apply the skills you need A companion website packed with toolkits and resources, to help you study smarter. ‘An outstanding book which enables learners to actively identify, reflect and develop their ‘skills’ to enable them to succeed as life-long learners. The authors present the ‘how to’ alongside the ‘what’ of study skills to enable continuous personal development, in an accessible style.’ - Di Turgoose, Senior Lecturer, Member of the Association for Learning and Development in Higher Education SAGE Study Skills are essential study guides for students of all levels. From how to write great essays and succeeding at university, to writing your undergraduate dissertation and doing postgraduate research, SAGE Study Skills help you get the best from your time at university. Visit the SAGE Study Skills website for tips, quizzes and videos on study success!

    • Education

Time Management


Author: Kate Williams
Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education
ISBN: 0230343716
Category: Education
Page: 96
View: 5541
This easy-to-use guide helps students to improve their time management skills. Focusing specifically on challenges posed within a higher education context, it provides practical advice for students at all levels. Concise yet effective, the book's informal style is supplemented by engaging illustrations.

    • Education

Reading and Making Notes


Author: Jeanne Godfrey
Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education
ISBN: 1137402601
Category: Education
Page: 168
View: 4610
Reading and making notes at university is different from studying at school and MA26. Common questions students have include: - what exactly do my tutors expect from me? - how do I decide what to read from a long reading list? - how can I make sure my notes will really help me produce excellent work? This practical pocket guide takes you through all stages of reading and note making, from different reading purposes to making the most effective use of your notes. Features include: - real university marking criteria, assignments, reading lists and texts - examples of common pitfalls to avoid when using notes in an assignment - new to this edition – an expanded 'Making Notes' section with even more text extracts and examples

    • Medical

Pocket Guide to Critical Care Pharmacotherapy


Author: John Papadopoulos
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1493918532
Category: Medical
Page: 171
View: 6587
This is a no-nonsense guide to drug treatment in the intensive care unit. It covers the most commonly encountered conditions and is organized by system. Management of each condition is tersely outlined step-by-step in table format. The book also includes non-drug information that is essential to making informed, evidence-based pharmacotherapy decisions, such as risk scores, scales, and assessment tools. The Second Edition has been revised to reflect the latest critical care practice guidelines and up-to-date drug and non-drug information.

Managing Stress


Author: Kate Joseph,Chris Irons
Publisher: Palgrave
ISBN: 1352001780
Category:
Page: 112
View: 8012
Student life can be stressful and demanding. Whether entering university for the first time or embarking on a postgraduate course there are numerous challenges to deal with. This book will help readers to better understand what happens when we experience stress and what triggers these feelings. It will also introduce techniques which will help readers to manage the challenges of university life.

    • Medical

Critical Care Notes

Clinical Pocket Guide
Author: Janice Jones,Brenda Fix
Publisher: F.A. Davis
ISBN: 0803644841
Category: Medical
Page: 288
View: 7421
Completely revised and updated, the 2nd Edition offers even more of what you need at a moment’s notice, including coverage of rebreathing masks, cardiac surgeries, traumatic brain and head injuries, MRSA prevention and treatment guidelines, and much more!

    • Technology & Engineering

Where's Your Argument?


Author: Helen Cooper,Michael Shoolbred
Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education
ISBN: 1137534745
Category: Technology & Engineering
Page: 120
View: 9058
This concise guide shows you how to develop convincing academic arguments and create an effective personal style for presenting them. From planning a logical structure to conveying your ideas in precise language, this book takes you through every stage of assignment writing with the argument firmly in focus.

    • Education

The Study Skills Handbook


Author: Stella Cottrell
Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education
ISBN: 1137289260
Category: Education
Page: 432
View: 915
THE ORIGINAL AND BEST – BY THE MILLION COPY BESTSELLING AUTHOR If you are serious about succeeding with your studies, The Study Skills Handbook is for you! Stella Cottrell has helped hundreds of thousands of students to make learning easier, faster and more enjoyable. Recognising that we all have our own unique formula for success, her tried and trusted approach allows you to find the key to unlock your potential and develop the skills you need to improve your grades, build your confidence and plan for the future you want. This fully revised fourth edition features: • Chapters on all the core study skills – including research, critical thinking, MA26 writing, revision, team work and more • E-learning coverage throughout • Illustrations and a strong visual design – acting as memory joggers, reinforcing learning and making the book more accessible, fun and engaging • Lots of new material including brand new chapters on student success and time management No matter whether you have just left school or MA26, whether you are a mature, part-time or international student, The Study Skills Handbook is your passport to success.

    • Education

14 Days to Exam Success


Author: Lucinda Becker
Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education
ISBN: 113701427X
Category: Education
Page: 112
View: 9984
A practical guide to effective revision and success in exams, taking the reader through a fourteen-day programme which ensures maximum results in the time available. With illustrations to enhance the text, it shows the reader how to tackle common revision and exam challenges through exercises, checklists and worked examples.