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Clear, friendly and down-to-earth, this guide helps you translate your offline assessment skills in an online environment. From presentations to portfolios, it shows you how to improve your grades and excel in your work.
Success in your assessments demands criticality. This book draws on multiple examples to teach you how to think, read and write critically in essays, dissertations, posters and more.
Bursting with tools for analysing texts and structuring critical reviews, this book builds the reader's skills and confidence with critical reading and writing.
A guide for students through their dissertation helping them to feel confident at every stage of their independent psychology research projects.
Taking the fear out of giving presentations at university, learn how to develop public speaking skills, build your confidence and succeed with your assignments.
This new academic writing guide coaches you through the trials and tribulations of transitioning to postgraduate studies from undergraduate study.
Learn how to develop the essential study skills that make a successful student - and the qualities that employers want!
This is your complete guide to acing your assignments and getting the most out of your time at university, packed with tips, diagnostic tools and tutorials to boost your grades.
Not quite sure how to raise your standards from undergrad level to post-grad level? This book suggests strategies and methods for making sure you meet the standards expected of postgraduate study.
Need to raise your writing game? Save time and improve your grades, with this snappy guide to improving your academic writing.
This practical, down-to-earth guide is tailored for Education students and uses real examples of students' work to explain what tutors look for and how to get there.
A seven-step toolkit to help you produce winning essay and assignments, build your confidence and improve your grades.
Addresses the all too common pitfalls of essay assignments, as well as providing students with a step-by-step programme to approach essay questions, both in coursework and exam contexts.
Discover how to write winning essays and improve your grades, with this tried and tested guide to essay writing.
Learn how to study smarter and succeed at uni, with the definitive guide to study skills. Packed with practical tips, advice, and fantastic online toolkits, it's essential reading for anyone who wants to do their best at university.
This easy to follow guide reveals a tried and tested strategy for decoding social science journal articles, using a specially developed reading code.
If you're struggling with writing your dissertation, or need to write up a practical report as part of your placement, discover how to craft your writing into a well-written project. Using the 'six Ps' - pondering, preparing, planning, pausing, producing and polishing - you'll learn how to produce a persuasive piece of writing, whatever you're studying.
An essential guide to academic skills, personal development and employability for anyone who wants to succeed at university.
Providing support, guidance, and an aid to study, this handy guide helps you adapt to life as a student in the UK. You will find tips and information on life skills, cultural differences and university life, as well as key research and study skills.
This practical book is a one-stop shop for anyone wanting - or needing - to integrate social media tools into their studies and research. Megan Poore shares the secrets of how to harness the power of social media tools to improve academic productivity.
An ideal study companion throughout a business and management degree, this text provides up-to-date coverage of hot topics such as effective reading, essay skills, how to use social media and how to secure employment after university.
Expert guidance for postgraduate and research students on how to plan, prepare and produce a thesis or dissertation.
With examples from real theses, useful action plans in each chapter and a range of practical tips that are often missed in other books, this is a step-by-step guide to help you excel in your Master's dissertation.
Updated, practical, comprehensive guide to academic writing online and traditionally.
Written specifically for students from a range of educational disciplines, including teacher training, early childhood and education studies, Your Dissertation in Education is a straight-forward, plain English guide to doing and writing your project or dissertation.
A tried and tested guide for undergraduate students on how to write a brilliant dissertation.
Lecturers request your electronic inspection copy hereAre you a student thinking about the next steps in your career or study? Are you taking an employability module at university or are you just keen to learn more about how to get the job you want?If you answered yes to any of the above, then this book is for you! Clear, focused and strategic it is written as a series of FAQs and builds upon real student experiences. Designed to help the modern student it offers pragmatic, jargon-free advice which will help you to move forward into a successful job application or career change.Key features of the book include: Advice from current students, graduates and employers Exercises designed to provide a ';quick fix' when faced with challenges Checklists enabling you to record progress as you move through sections or tasks Practical steps you can take to sustain momentum as you move through your studies. This is an ideal guide to making the most of your skills, beating the competition and getting your ideal job!SAGE Study Skills are essential study guides for students of all levels. From how to write great essays and succeeding at university, to writing your undergraduate dissertation and doing postgraduate research, SAGE Study Skills help you get the best from your time at university. Visit the SAGE Study Skills website for tips, quizzes and videos on study success!
From grammar and punctuation, to proofreading and fixing mistakes, this is your one-stop guide to improving your academic writing to get better grades at university.
Packed full of essential study advice on topics such as reading strategies and exam technique, plus information on the latest assistive technology, this one-stop guide motivates, inspires and guides students with dyslexia and other SpLDs to succeed throughout your studies.