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Guide To Academic Study (e-book)


I've produced a short e-book about studying at University and it has the following sections:

  • Using Reference Books
  • Giving a Prepared Talk
  • Work Checklist
  • Remembering by Association
  • Basic Rules for learning and remembering
  • Rules for Revising
  • The Examination - General Points
  • Why make notes
  • Organise yourself and your time

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The book was written in 1992 and has been republished here due to public demand. It was originally written using Easiwriter on RISC OS and has been converted to a PDF file for easier downloading.

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