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Studying and Test Taking by Studying for a test can be a daunting task. Some people wait until the last minute while others are organized and prepared when the time comes. Good study habits are all about paying attention in class, taking good notes, finding a quiet place where you can concentrate, and planning ahead! Learn how to reduce anxiety before a test by following a few simple rules that will help you to ace your next big test. This book will allow students to determine the main idea of a text and explain how it is supported by key details; summarize the text.
Publication Date: 2015-01-01
Studying for Your Nursing Degree by Studying for your Nursing Degree is PERFECT for anyone wanting to train to become a nurse or midwife. After reading this fully comprehensive guide you will understand: the structure and culture of higher education, and how nursing fits into it what to expect, and what will be expected of you, as a university student teaching and assessment methods within nursing, so that you can perform to the best of your ability in an academic environment how to manage your nursing studies in an effective way and make the most of the resources available to you. The books in our Critical Study Skills series will help you gain the knowledge, skills and strategies you need to achieve your goals. They provide support in all areas important for university study, including institutional and disciplinary policy and practice, self-management, and research and communication. Packed with tasks and activities to help you improve your learning, including learner autonomy and critical thinking, and to guide you towards reflective practice in your study and work life. Uniquely, this book is written by an experienced education lecturer and an English for Academic Purposes (EAP) lecturer.
Publication Date: 2017-07-26
TEDTalks : Julian Treasure, 5 Ways to Listen Better
n a louder and louder world, sound expert Julian Treasure says that we are "losing our listening." Exploring the impact of audio technology and the ubiquitous earbuds, in this TEDTalk Treasure defines how we listen, what we pay attention to, and what makes our ears prick up ... then shares five ways to engage in conscious listening. Treasure also gives the audience an acronym to help hone their listening skills.