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The international student's guide : studying in English at university

Author: Ricky Lowes; Helen Peters; Marie Clare Turner
Publisher: London ; Thousand Oaks, Calif. : SAGE, 2004.
Series: Sage study skills.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Intended for students from all language backgrounds other than English, The International Student's Guide aims to help readers succeed at university by sharing the experiences of many students. Every student is unique, with different abilities and needs. With this in mind, the authors offer practical information and help on a range of aspects of study. They focus on both spoken and written forms of communication,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Textbooks
Textbooks for foreign speakers
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ricky Lowes; Helen Peters; Marie Clare Turner
ISBN: 1847877478 9781847877475 1281239836 9781281239839 9780761942528 0761942521 9780761942535 076194253X
OCLC Number: 663425630
Description: 1 online resource (311 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Cover; Contents; Acknowledgements; How to use this book; Useful resources; Chapter 1 --
Introduction; Chapter 2 --
Being an effective learner; Chapter 3 --
Understanding spoken English; Chapter 4 --
Building Vocabulary; Chapter 5 --
Speaking English at university; Chapter 6 --
Giving oral presentations; Chapter 7 --
Reading; Chapter 8 --
Making notes; Chapter 9 --
Writing; Chapter 10 --
Studying at postgraduate level; Chapter 11 --
Preparing for exams; Chapter 12 --
Coping with life as an international student; Index.
Series Title: Sage study skills.
Responsibility: Ricky Lowes, Helen Peters and Marie Turner.

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Whether embarking on a pre-degree foundation course or a postgraduate programme, this book will help students manage all the challenging aspects of studying through the medium of another language, in  Read more...

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