Those starting a science degree at university will want to get the most out of their studies and do well. University is a big jump from school, but this book will help new students to cope with the transition. It will help the reader get the most out of lectures, tutorials and practicals, show how to read effectively and how best to work as part of a team. It explains how to use library databases, find reliable web resources, avoid problems with plagiarism, etc., etc. Discover the best learning strategies and learn how to present work for maximum marks; find out the best revision and exam techniques. Studying Science covers all of this and more: How to study effectively at university and make the most of teachingMaking the best use of VLEsPresenting work well, including using information technologyRevision and examinationsTaking a year outThe final year and preparation of first job applications PLUS, it has a brand new appendix showing how to make the most of the computer programs that will be used to prepare essays, analyse data, and deliver presentations - with lots of hints and tips for Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Access.
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This invaluable handbook introduces new undergraduate bioscience students to the skills needed to succeed at university. University is a big jump from school, but this book will help new students learn the skills and techniques needed to cope with the transition.
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1. Starting out 2. Your degree - preparation for a career 3. How to learn in a university setting 4. Making the most of teaching 5. Presenting your work 6. Using computers and information technology 7. Revision and examinations 8. Taking a year out 9. Your final year Appendix; Index
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ISBN
9781907904509
Publisert
2014
Utgave
2. utgave
Utgiver
Vendor
Scion Publishing Ltd
Vekt
285 gr
Høyde
234 mm
Bredde
156 mm
Aldersnivå
05, U
Språk
Product language
Engelsk
Format
Product format
Heftet
Antall sider
160