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Everything You Need to Know About Studying at University: Help
Everything You Need to Know About Studying at University
Do you want ideas on how to be a successful student?
This guide will cover:
what to expect from university study
differences between studying at school or college and at university
skills that you need to develop to be successful at university
how you can develop those skills
This guide is aimed at first year undergraduates, students returning to education or students new to studying at a UK university.
To watch an online tutorial about studying at university, click on the Online tutorial tab or click on this link: tutorial
If you want to know what other students think university study is like, watch the video in the box below.
Online tutorial for Studying at University
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You can use this action plan (along with the slides above) to identify the main areas you need to develop for studying at university
This practical, pocket-sized guide takes students through the dos and don'ts of making notes and helps them to develop effective reading and note-making strategies. It breaks down the process into clear stages, from understanding assignment titles and fine-tuning sources to using different note-making formats and software. Packed with tips and examples, it will help students to gain confidence in reading for academic purposes and achieve the best marks they can for their work.Its succinct and accessible style makes it an ideal resource for undergraduates and postgraduates of all disciplines. It would also be a valuable text for mature students who are returning to academic study and looking to brush up on their reading and note-making skills.New to this Edition:- Fully updated with brand new content on note-making, short activities and even more illustrative examples