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Macmillan Higher Education

The Mature Student's Handbook

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Palgrave

Pages: 152
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Palgrave Study Skills

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Paperback - 9780230210264

26 May 2009

$29.99

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Ebook - 9780230364981

16 September 2017

$29.99

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A practical guide allowing mature students to build on their strengths and overcome challenges. Includes worked examples, exercises and space for recording strategies and successes.  Covers areas such as lectures, seminars,...

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A practical guide allowing mature students to build on their strengths and overcome challenges. Includes worked examples, exercises and space for recording strategies and successes.  Covers areas such as lectures, seminars, reading and note-taking, presentations, writing, exams, time management, finance and careers. 

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Comprehensive guide covers essential topics from time management and notetaking to exams and careers
Includes practical exercises, time saving hints and advice for maximizing potential
Practical workbook format allows readers to record their achievements and strategies for success
Full of real examples and everyday challenges
Draws on the experiences of many mature students
The opportunities open to mature students are explored and explained

Introduction
Seminars, Study Workshops and Tutorials
Attending Lectures
Note taking and Reading Skills
Planning
Writing Essays
Presentations
Writing Reports
Writing a Dissertation
Exams and Revisions
Personal Development
Organising your Time
Sorting Out Your Money
Help and Support
Embracing Change
Last Thoughts.
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LUCINDA BECKER is Senior Lecturer at the University of Reading within Arts, Humanities, Social Sciences and Management. She is also a professional trainer, developing and delivering courses in communication, presentation, management techniques and job-searching skills. She is the author of 14 Days to Exam Success and Presentation Skills for Students (with Joan van Emden).

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LUCINDA BECKER is Senior Lecturer at the University of Reading within Arts, Humanities, Social Sciences and Management. She is also a professional trainer, developing and delivering courses in communication, presentation, management techniques and job-searching skills. She is the author of 14 Days to Exam Success and Presentation Skills for Students (with Joan van Emden).

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