Orientation to College Learning

The text emphasizes well-defined goals, regular class attendance, good work habits, sufficient background knowledge, appropriate study strategies, time management, and motivation as the key factors that contribute to college success.

Author: Dianna L. Van Blerkom

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1111833648

Category: Education

Page: 384

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ORIENTATION TO COLLEGE LEARNING, Seventh Edition takes students on a specific path to help them to be motivated, and to surround themselves with the resources they need to set goals and celebrate accomplishments. The text emphasizes well-defined goals, regular class attendance, good work habits, sufficient background knowledge, appropriate study strategies, time management, and motivation as the key factors that contribute to college success. It strengthens the connection between motivation and the strategies that are presented, so that students continue to increase their motivation throughout the course and enhance their commitment to being a successful student. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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Orientation to College Learning

By completing the VARK questionnaire online at www.vark-learn.com or following the link on the Orientation to College Learning Web site, you can find out more about how you learn best. The VARK helps you assess your preferred learning ...

Author: Dianna L. Van Blerkom

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781133712435

Category: Education

Page: 384

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ORIENTATION TO COLLEGE LEARNING, Seventh Edition takes students on a specific path to help them to be motivated, and to surround themselves with the resources they need to set goals and celebrate accomplishments. The text emphasizes well-defined goals, regular class attendance, good work habits, sufficient background knowledge, appropriate study strategies, time management, and motivation as the key factors that contribute to college success. It strengthens the connection between motivation and the strategies that are presented, so that students continue to increase their motivation throughout the course and enhance their commitment to being a successful student. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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Orientation to College

In a departure from typical college orientation texts, this rich collection of readings featuring leaders in education, government, and industry will give students an understanding of what learning means at the college level and how it will ...

Author: Jane Shipton

Publisher:

ISBN: PSU:000025692273

Category: College student orientation

Page: 243

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In a departure from typical college orientation texts, this rich collection of readings featuring leaders in education, government, and industry will give students an understanding of what learning means at the college level and how it will benefit them in their personal and professional life. The book addresses a broad variety of issues related to growing as a person, developing critical thinking abilities, understanding the role of the liberal arts in education, and preparing for the demanding and ever-changing workplace.
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College Learning and Study Skills

Features an abundance of exercises and examples to help users develop effective college study skills through active learning.

Author: Debbie Guice Longman

Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing

ISBN: UVA:X006083282

Category: Active learning

Page: 599

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Features an abundance of exercises and examples to help users develop effective college study skills through active learning. Noted for its interactive text/workbook format and user-friendly style, the popular Write to Learn exercise format helps monitor users' comprehension of each chapter.
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Service Learning

The first two booklets in the series help students maximize the benefits provided by service learning and learning communities. watts, Service Learning, discusses the various programs available to students; the difference between service ...

Author: Margit Misangyi Watts

Publisher: Prentice Hall

ISBN: 0132322013

Category: Education

Page: 59

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Watts, Service Learning, discusses the various programs available to students; the difference between service learning and internships; how to find these programs; and how such experiences help students determine their majors, give back to the community, and find the right career fit.
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College Study Skills

This comprehensive text/workbook focuses on getting students actively involved in the learning process, and in learning how to learn.

Author: Dianna L. Van Blerkom

Publisher:

ISBN: UVA:X006083295

Category: Note-taking

Page: 448

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This comprehensive text/workbook focuses on getting students actively involved in the learning process, and in learning how to learn. Rather than presenting one prescriptive approach, students take a learning style inventory and are then exposed to strategies that complement their personal learning styles.
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Effective College Learning

Effective College Learningcombines the academic intellect of Longman and the high-quality, color design of Dorling Kindersley to present a study skills textbook founded on contemporary research in learning theory that will appeal to ...

Author: Jodi Patrick Holschuh

Publisher: Longman Publishing Group

ISBN: 0321395433

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 371

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Effective College Learningis an innovative, highly visual study skills textbook founded on contemporary research in learning theory. Dorling Kindersley, an internationally known publisher of high-quality, colorful books, has designed this visually engaging book specifically to appeal to a new generation of visual learners. Full of artistic photographs, instructive and elegant flow-charts, and designed with an easy-to-read, inviting lay-out, Effective College Learning engages the reader's senses as it opens the mind to new ways of learning.
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Academic Orientation

The topics covered in this book are: Academic research methods. Academic learning and reading techniques. Academic writing guidelines. Using different referencing systems. This study work is both technological and practical.

Author: John Monyjok Maluth

Publisher:

ISBN: 1657758303

Category:

Page: 40

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Academic Orientation is an academic coursework designed to orient students in the academic environment. This academic study course consists of research methods, learning techniques, and academic writing guidelines.Composing a full academic paper is very different from writing any informal paper. In that respect, there are different academic writings and reporting formats also covered in this booklet.At the end of this coursework, the students will be able to understand and practice the knowledge they will acquire about academic research and academic writing, both theoretically and practically.This academic study coursework is both technological and practical. It is technological because it requires technical work, and it is practical because each student must put these principles and techniques into practice.
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The Road Ahead

Author: Lowry Samuel Howard

Publisher:

ISBN: UCAL:$B59142

Category: Counseling in higher education

Page: 402

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