Study Skills Products

  • Introduction to Problem-Based Learning

    1st Edition

    By Jos Moust, P. Bouhuijs, Hans Schmidt

    Are you a student about to enrol on a Problem-based Learning course? Or are you currently engaged in Problem-based Learning and want to get the most out of your course? Are you tutoring a course in Problem-based education? This book will help you understand this popular learning method. It enables…

    Paperback – 2007-07-01

  • Speaking for Yourself

    A Guide for Students, 1st Edition

    By Robert Barrass

    As a student, and in any profession based on your studies, you need good oral communication skills. It is therefore extremely important to develop your ability to converse, to discuss, to argue persuasively, and to speak in public. Speaking for Yourself provides clear, straightforward advice that…

    Paperback – 2006-04-13

  • Successful Writing for Qualitative Researchers

    2nd Edition

    By Peter Woods

    It is always difficult to know how to write up research, and as academics and postgraduates alike come under increasing pressure to improve rates of publication a text like this one is essential reading for all researchers. The book discusses all aspects of translating research into writing,…

    Paperback – 2005-09-22
    Routledge Study Guides

  • Teaching and Learning Literacy

    Reading and Writing Texts for a Purpose, 1st Edition

    By David Wray

    David Wray offers a range of practical suggestions for enhancing literacy work in primary and secondary schools (KS 1-3). The book is based on the idea that the purpose of literacy teaching is to enable pupils to understand and create meaningful, whole texts. It deliberately takes a…

    Paperback – 2005-07-13
    David Fulton Publishers

  • Writing About Literature

    Essay and Translation Skills for University Students of English and Foreign Literature, 1st Edition

    By Judith Woolf

    Writing about Literature combines detailed practical and scholarly advice with a sense of the scope and creative possibilities of literary criticism, empowering the student reader to make his or her own discoveries and experiments with language. In addition, it gives valuable guidance on adult…

    Paperback – 2005-02-17

  • Successful Study for Degrees

    3rd Edition

    By Rob Barnes

    This is a practical guide to studying more effectively at first and higher degree levels. Primarily for students looking for more than just a basic study skills book, it blends practical ideas with sound principles to offer a readily accessible, handy guide.This third edition includes a…

    Paperback – 2004-12-16

  • Studying for Success

    1st Edition

    By Richard Palmer

    This lively and stimulating book offers an enlightening new approach to effective study. Without minimising the importance of good organisation and hard work, the author stresses throughout that study must and can be fun. Delivered with characteristic humour and wisdom, Richard Palmer updates and…

    Paperback – 2004-05-27

  • Surviving Your Thesis

    1st Edition

    Edited by Suzan Burton, Peter Steane

    From choosing a supervisor and topic to staying motivated, completing a research thesis is not an easy matter. Each stage represents a different challenge and many students struggle through without identifying the skills needed to make the most of their time. This wonderful resource for all…

    Paperback – 2004-03-18

  • Effective Writing for Health Professionals

    A Practical Guide to Getting Published, 1st Edition

    By Megan-Jane Johnstone

    Health professionals are increasingly expected to conduct and publish their research, apply for grants, write newsletters, liaise with the media, present conference papers and contribute articles to professional journals. Writing well is an essential professional skill and writing to publish is an…

    Paperback – 2004-01-15

  • The Management of a Student Research Project

    3rd Edition

    By John A Sharp, John Peters, Keith Howard

    The third edition of this popular book has been extensively revised to reflect the changes that have affected student research in higher education in recent years. The ability to carry out research successfully has come to be seen as a 'key transferable skill' required of all higher education…

    Paperback – 2002-06-10

  • Landmark Essays on Basic Writing

    Volume 18, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kay Halasek, Nels P. Highberg

    The essays selected for this volume address debilitating assumptions that place both students and teachers of basic writing, as well as the discipline itself, on the margins of educational, economic, and political localities of influence. The collection presents readers with previously published…

    Paperback – 2001-05-01
    Landmark Essays Series

  • Your Student Research Project

    1st Edition

    By Martin Luck

    Now that you are approaching the final stages of your degree, have you ever wondered how you're going to cope with writing your dissertation? Apart from the practicalities of suddenly having to think and work in a completely different, and more in-depth, way trom before, how are you going to fit it…

    Paperback – 1999-06-28

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