This self-help guide takes students from the challenges of first year through to their successful graduation from university. It contains essentially all of the information that a student needs for success. It covers everything from attending lectures and taking effective notes to preparing for and writing tests and exams. It is packed full of valuable advice and step-by-step approaches that will help every student attain the best marks possible. It guides students through issues like effective listening, writing reports and essays, and tackling different types of test questions. It gives advice on how to avoid problems and when they are unavoidable, how to deal with them effectively. Written by a professor with experience teaching at several universities and an MSc graduate who was awarded multiple scholarships, there is insight and guidance in this volume that cannot be matched. In addition to the University calendar and required textbooks, this is the only complete guide a student will need to reach his or her full potential and to graduate with a degree of which they can be proud.Take-Home and Open-Book Exams Sometimes students are given essay-type exams or problem sets that they can take home to write. ... Answer recognition is tested by such means as multiple-choice or true-false questions and matching a list of terms, dates or definitions with another list. ... You may be asked to solve a problem, to comment on the significance of a statement, to compare one thing withanbsp;...
|Title||:||How to Succeed at University--Canadian Edition|
|Author||:||Danton O'Day, Aldona Budniak|
|Publisher||:||eBookIt.com - 2013-04-01|