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Studying for Science

A Guide to Information, Communication and Study Techniques, 1st Edition

By E.B. White

Routledge

216 pages

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Description

This is a user-friendly guide for the science student to the location and use of the various forms of scientific information, methods of study and revision, essay and report writing, practicals and project presentation. The changes in requirements of science syllabuses mean that more emphasis is now placed on the student-centered learning; the topics covered in this study guide reflect those needs.

Reviews

"The book has a wealth of advice, techniques, procedures, and information in it." - Education in Chemistry

"a valuable aid to students " - Teaching Science

Table of Contents

What this book is about. Basic study skills. Sources of scientific information. Locating scientific information using libraries. Identifying information needs: an action plan. Scientific writing. Displaying data: tables and figures. Giving a talk. How to plan and carry out projects. Assessment and examinations. Appendix: SI Units. Bibliography. Index.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
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EDUCATION / General