This book, supported by a companion website, highlights some simple techniques that help demystify the learning process and improve learning opportunities. Designed for Senior School, College, University or returning Adult Students, this ‘dip in and out’ compact guide assists readers with the development of preferences in managing personal learning effectively. The book is divided into four sections and covers topics including:-
How your ‘mindset’ can affect the way you learn; Confidence Building Strategies; Making sense of academic writing; Exam Stress.
How to access easy to understand sources; How to pass exams and assessments at the very first attempt; Create a presentation in 5 minutes.
Free web tools; Effective web searching; Reverse link searching; Accessing old and outdated web-links; Subject Gateways and Databases.
Planning for Life / Work / Learning; Looking after the Voice; Engaging with Physical Activity; Sleep and Rest; Home and Away Food.