And You Thought Getting into College Was Hard . . . Students who assume they can figure out college on the fly often learn things the hard wayathey look back and think, aIf only Iad known this from the start!a College Rules! will save you the time and trouble, setting you up for academic success from the get-go. Lesson #1: College is different from high school, and even those who were at the top of their class will need practical advice on how to successfully transition to college life. This updated and expanded third edition of College Rules! reveals strategies that arenat taught in lectures, including how to: Study smarteranot harder Plan a manageable course schedule Master e-learning technologies Interact effectively with profs Become a research proaat the library and online Organize killer study groups Feel engagedaeven in ayawna courses Survive the stresses of exam week Succeed even as an alternative or adult student Set yourself up for stellar recommendations Saving time, energy, and aggravation by doing everything right the first time will free you up for that pizza break, ultimate frisbee game, or ski trip even quicker. Why? Because College Rules! From the Trade Paperback edition.Suppose you have three essay questions to respond to in a fifty-minute classa which is a lot to do in such a short amount of time but not at all uncommon. The first essay is worth fifty points and the other two are worth twenty-five points each.
|Title||:||College Rules!, 3rd Edition|
|Author||:||Sherrie Nist-Olejnik, Jodi Patrick Holschuh|
|Publisher||:||Ten Speed Press - 2011-04-26|