Study skills for Geography, Earth and Environmental Science students / Pauline E. Kneale.

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  • Study skills for geography students
  • Ebook Central
Edition
  • Fourth edition.
Published
  • London ; New York : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group 2019
Physical description
1 online resource (343 pages)
ISBN
  • 9781138494121
  • 9781138494138
  • 9781351026468 (e-book)
  • 9781351026451 (e-book)
Notes
  • "[Third edition published by Hodder Education 2011]"--Title page verso.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Service provider: Ebook Central
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web.
  • Pauline E. Kneale is an Emeritus Professor at the University of Plymouth, UK.
  • Description based on print version record.
Contents
  • Section 1 Getting started, keeping going Chapter  1: Transitions – essential info Chapter  2: Reflecting, reviewing and acting – adding value to your degree Chapter   3: Balancing study, work and fun Chapter  4: Looking after yourself, commuting, mature study and wellbeing advice Chapter  5: Random useful stuff Chapter  6: Careers and employability Section 2 Transforming your learning, becoming more academic! Chapter  7: Threshold concepts – difficult stuff Chapter  8: Creativity, innovation and thinking Chapter 9: Listening Chapter 10: Effective reading Chapter 11: Making effective notes Chapter 12: Constructing an argument Section 3 Capturing evidence Chapter 13: Research – searching for evidence Chapter 14: Acknowledging sources Chapter 15: Ethics and plagiarism Chapter 16: Collaborative learning: team research and reporting Chapter 17: Discussion Section 4 Assignments and assessment Chapter 18: Effective essay skills Chapter 19: Not the essay: reports, laboratory and field notebooks Chapter 20: Abstracts and executive summaries Chapter 21: Reviewing papers and books Chapter 22: Presentations Chapter 23: Posters and display stands Chapter 24: Examinations and revision Chapter 25: Introducing dissertations and extended projects Section 5 Field activities Chapter 26: Fieldtrips Chapter 27: Presenting maps, sketches and data Chapter 28: Answers  
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Summary

  • This guide will help you to survive and thrive during your degree and on into the workplace. Everything you do at university can be useful in your career. Packed with practical hints, study tips, short cuts, real-life examples and careers advice, the new expanded fourth edition of this book is an invaluable resource throughout your geography, earth science or environmental science studies. This book provides guidance for successful study on many topics including: Starting as a student Being an effective researcher Presenting information effectively in posters, presentations, essays and reports Time management, well-being and ethics Field and laboratory work Assessment and feedback Written in an accessible style, this guide also explains the role of the academic, and how it differs from that of a school teacher. It prepares you for the world of work by showing how the skills you learn at university today can be used in your career choice of tomorrow.

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