CLASS: COLLEGE LEARNING AND STUDY SKILLS provides an excellent in-depth examination of the academic strategies students need to succeed in class. The text offers detailed advice with little busy work and focuses on the essential areas that students need to pass their exams, complete assignments, and write informative term papers. Noted for its interactive text/workbook format and student-friendly style, all the exercises in the book help monitor students' comprehension of each chapter. Throughout the book there are numerous opportunities for the students to reflect on their own habits and to practice their writing, research, and use of the Internet. Detailed examples are integrated throughout the narrative so that students can see the application of essential study skills in a real-life context.
Table of Contents
1. Entering the World of Higher Education.
2. Managing Time and Life.
3. Critical Thinking.
4. Active Listening and Note Taking.
6. Seeing What You Mean: Graphics.
7. Test Preparation and Memory.
8. Taking Exams.
9. Library and Research Skills.
10. Writing the Research Paper.