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Master student : guide to academic success

Author: Doug Toft
Publisher: Boston ; New York, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Doug Toft
ISBN: 0618382569 9780618382569
OCLC Number: 56626862
Description: ix, 339 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction: Getting the Most from This BookMaking Successful Transitions1. Entering the Culture of Higher Education2. Using the Cycle of LearningThinking Critically and Creatively3. Evaluating Ideas4. Creating New Ideas5. Making Decisions and Solving ProblemsPlanning to Succeed6. Choosing Your Life Purpose and Goals7. Managing Your Time8. Choosing Your Major and Planning Your CareerReading and Note Taking with a Purpose9. Using Three Steps to Active Reading10. Becoming a Flexible Reader11. Using Seven Tools for Powerful Notes12. Notes: Experimenting with the Cornell Format13. Notes: Experimenting with Maps14. Notes: Experimenting with Outlines15. Creating More Value from Your NotesBuilding Memory and Test-Taking Skills16. Memory: Storing Ideas and Information17. Memory: Recalling Ideas and Information18. Preparing for Tests19. Using Test Time EfficientlyDeveloping and Presenting Ideas20. Research: Defining What You Want to Discover21. Research: Using Sources of Information22. Preparing to Write23. Writing a Draft24. Revising Your Draft25. Making Effective Presentations26. Using Computers to Promote Your Success27. Becoming a Member of the Online CommunitySucceeding in Math and Science28. Mastering Math and Science29. Reducing Math and Science AnxietyAppendicesDocumenting Sources with MLA StyleDocumenting Sources with APA StyleIndex
Other Titles: Guide to academic success
Responsibility: Doug Toft, contributing editor.
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