Genre: Study Aids, Editor: Houghton Mifflin College Division, Pages: in PDF, Epub, Mobi, ISBN: 0618011900


A brief version of the best-selling BECOMING A MASTER STUDENT, the fourteenth edition of BECOMING A MASTER STUDENT: CONCISE continues to lead the way in meeting the changing needs of today's first-year students. With over 150 less pages than the full edition and 2 fewer chapters, BECOMING A MASTER STUDENT: CONCISE contains the key features and tools of the bigger version, such as interactive journaling, a motivational writing style, the Discovery Wheel, Discovery and Intention Journal Entries, Power Process articles, Master Student Profiles, and the Kolb Learning Style Inventory (LSI), that have helped traditional students and adult learners alike to identify their strengths and weaknesses, set goals, and practice academic and life skills. In this latest edition, students will discover that study skills are really life skills with the renewed emphasis on the master student qualities throughout the book. Students will be challenged to apply the master student qualities to new Practicing Critical Thinking exercises and planning for a career by building an effective resume and learning interviewing strategies they can practice while in college. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Genre: Education, Editor: Cengage Learning, Pages: 264 in PDF, Epub, Mobi, ISBN: 9781305142695


For a full description of this text' s ancillaries and support programs, see entry for "Becoming a Master Student, 10/e. To accommodate instructors of shorter courses while still offering students the key elements of "Becoming a Master Student, the Concise text combines topics and streamlines the articles and activities of the larger book.Ten-chapter format presenting the essentials of the "Becoming a Master Student approach is perfect for one- or two-credit student success courses."Table of Contents emphasizes goal-setting, time management, and academic skills--the topics most often stressed in a brief course.This text includes the most crucial "Exercises, Journal Entries, and "Practicing Critical Thinking activities from the Ninth Edition.
Genre: College student orientation, Editor: Houghton Mifflin College Division, Pages: 299 in PDF, Epub, Mobi, ISBN: 0395981506


THE ESSENTIAL GUIDE TO BECOMING A MASTER STUDENT, 5th Edition, was written with you in mind. Beginning with an introduction to higher education, you will learn about Master Student Qualities -- the attitudes and behaviors that lead to success in the classroom and beyond. Tools such as the Discovery Wheel, the Discovery/Intention Journal Entries, Power Process articles, and the Kolb Learning Style Inventory guide you through self-assessment and discovery, creating a foundation from which to build solid strategies for academic growth. This brief text invites you to put new ideas into action immediately and select additional strategies as you plan for your future. The fifth edition includes a new chapter focused on information literacy to help you navigate the constant streams of information you face every day. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Genre: Education, Editor: Cengage Learning, Pages: 168 in PDF, Epub, Mobi, ISBN: 9781337670760


Ellis' BECOMING A MASTER STUDENT, 17th Edition, helps you make the career connection. As you begin your college experience, this proven resource can be your step-by-step guide to setting new goals, embracing a new culture and learning the best tools to successfully bridge the gap between college and career. Tools like Career Connection, Practicing Critical Thinking and the Discovery and Intention Journal System will give you a deeper knowledge of yourself and your power to be successful in college and beyond. The 17th edition has been thoroughly updated with the latest facts and examples, emphasizes health and wellness throughout and incorporates the APA's bias-free and inclusive language recommendations. New chapters on Career and Relationships guide first-year students through strategies to gain career readiness and flourish personally and academically. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Genre: Education, Editor: Cengage Learning, Pages: 464 in PDF, Epub, Mobi, ISBN: 9780357657300



Genre: Education, Editor: Marin Trails Publishing, Pages: 48 in PDF, Epub, Mobi, ISBN: 9780961704421


A brief version of the best-selling BECOMING A MASTER STUDENT, the fourteenth edition of BECOMING A MASTER STUDENT: CONCISE continues to lead the way in meeting the changing needs of today's first-year students. With over 150 less pages than the full edition and 2 fewer chapters, BECOMING A MASTER STUDENT: CONCISE contains the key features and tools of the bigger version, such as interactive journaling, a motivational writing style, the Discovery Wheel, Discovery and Intention Journal Entries, Power Process articles, Master Student Profiles, and the Kolb Learning Style Inventory (LSI), that have helped traditional students and adult learners alike to identify their strengths and weaknesses, set goals, and practice academic and life skills. In this latest edition, students will discover that study skills are really life skills with the renewed emphasis on the master student qualities throughout the book. Students will be challenged to apply the master student qualities to new Practicing Critical Thinking exercises and planning for a career by building an effective resume and learning interviewing strategies they can practice while in college. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Genre: Education, Editor: Cengage Learning, Pages: 264 in PDF, Epub, Mobi, ISBN: 113331158X


The Discovery Wheel has 12 spokes that represent the 12 themes (and chapters) in the book. The self-awareness that students gain through using this interactive tool provides them with a foundation for honestly assessing their experiences for the rest of their lives. Students simply rate their responses to the questions and the wheel does the rest!
Genre: Education, Editor: Wadsworth, Pages: 6 in PDF, Epub, Mobi, ISBN: 1285437195



Genre: College student orientation, Editor: Houghton Mifflin, Pages: 366 in PDF, Epub, Mobi, ISBN: PSU:000066875703


Looking to jumpstart your GPA? Most college students believe that straight A’s can be achieved only through cramming and painful all-nighters at the library. But Cal Newport knows that real straight-A students don’t study harder—they study smarter. A breakthrough approach to acing academic assignments, from quizzes and exams to essays and papers, How to Become a Straight-A Student reveals for the first time the proven study secrets of real straight-A students across the country and weaves them into a simple, practical system that anyone can master. You will learn how to: • Streamline and maximize your study time • Conquer procrastination • Absorb the material quickly and effectively • Know which reading assignments are critical—and which are not • Target the paper topics that wow professors • Provide A+ answers on exams • Write stellar prose without the agony A strategic blueprint for success that promises more free time, more fun, and top-tier results, How to Become a Straight-A Student is the only study guide written by students for students—with the insider knowledge and real-world methods to help you master the college system and rise to the top of the class.
Genre: Study Aids, Editor: Crown, Pages: 224 in PDF, Epub, Mobi, ISBN: 9780767927192