This practical guide presents fifty ways in which students can revitalise their approach to studying and boost their grades. Each of the fifty 'Ways' in this book is a starting point, offering suggestions of things to do and think about, alongside opportunities to reflect on, choose and commit to new ideas and actions. It will help students to devise their own personal study strategy, achieve more in the time available to them and fine-tune their work so they get the best possible marks.
This handy book will support students of all levels in mapping their own route to success.
About the Author
Stella Cottrell is an international bestselling author, with over a million sales worldwide. Her other titles include The Study Skills Handbook, Critical Thinking Skills, Skills for Success, The Macmillan Student Planner, The Exam Skills Handbook and Mindfulness for Students. Stella was formerly Director of Lifelong Learning at the University of Leeds, and Pro Vice-Chancellor for Learning and Teaching at the University of East London.
Table of Contents
About This Book.- How to Use This Book.- Everyone is Capable of Great Grades.- Can You Improve Without Working Harder?.- Aspire, Hope, Act, Achieve.- Where Are You Now?.- Bring a Balanced Perspective.- Worried About Your Grades Right Now?.- Using Advice and Support Services.- 50 Ways.- Habits Shaper: Track Your Good Intentions.- My Progress So Far.- List of 20+ Reasons for Improving My Grades.- Where to Find Out More.- Bibliography.- Index.- Notes.