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How to study in college

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Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston, Mass .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementWalter Pauk.
The Physical Object
Pagination299p. ;
Number of Pages299
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15026871M
ISBN 100395643260
OCLC/WorldCa36095283


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Walter Pauk. Friend Reviews. Reader Q&A. Lists with This Book. Community Reviews. HOW TO STUDY IN COLLEGE provides an added focus on the three-step path to study success: to be a successful student you need to build a strong study skills /5(23).

HOW TO STUDY IN COLLEGE sets students on the path to success by helping them build a strong foundation of study skills, and learn how to gain, retain, and explain information.4/4(12). learning how to set goals (Chapter 1), control time (Chapter 2), stay focused (Chapter 3), defend your memory (Chapter 4), and manage stress (Chapter 5).

And if you are a student, these are skills that you will be carrying with you for the rest of your life. That’s why we call them permanent skills. When you use the practical study tips in this book, you’ll find that college success doesn’t come just from studying harder.

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Multiply the number of pages you have to read by 5 minutes. That is the amount of time the average college student needs to spend on their reading assignment.

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Read the entire chapter through. Take notes on your reading. Create a list of concepts and terms. Create a study guide from your notes%(27). College gave me an appreciation for reading and research and made me realise how stressful studying is. When you start college you will be required to read a list of books for that semester.

Everybody has different methods on how they read books. But reading a textbook is a little bit like a project, you need to map out what it is you need to. The first way is to wait until you are very close to the exam and then try to cram it all in.

That’s what happens to most students who don’t manage their time or have a good study plan. Cramming is a loser’s game.

It’s highly stressful and woefully ineffective. It’s not how to study for exams. The Most Effective Retention Strategy.

Especially in college, most professors have in-depth class discussions about the textbook readings. These discussions tend to count as a grade for class participation, so you want to make sure you are prepared and able to add your own opinion into the conversation. Survey on how to study textbooks.

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A thorough revision of Morgan and Desse's classic handbook for students, in print since Although the material will be updated, reflecting the changes brought about by the computer revolution as well as by the general passage of time, the good, common sense advice that takes into account all the variables of student life will remain/5(9).

Anderson's book is a broadly comparative, generally argued book. Not that much of his book is going to need detailed references to primary material: this is a synthesizing book, an overview of many different literatures.

It is different from a monograph, a tightly focused study. Study Guides, Tips and Tricks for College Students No matter the area of life, success depends on both working hard and working smartly. This is particularly true of a student's college career, for without the right attention to college studies, the student cannot achieve good grades and may even end up not earning a degree at all.

Cecelia Brewer, University of Missouri-Kansas City "I use Pauk's How to Study in College and have been doing so since about I've tried [other titles] but always return to Pauk's textbook." Julie Colish, University of Michigan - Flint -I have used the Pauk text almost every semester since I started teaching College Reading and Study Skills/5(83).

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How to Take Book Notes. In many University classes, taking book notes often marks the difference between an A and a B course grade for a normally good to average student.

If you tend not to be organized, the following suggestions concerning book notes are matters of personal preference yet should prove helpful. The practice of dedicated, consistent self-study has been one of the greatest things for my overall personal development.

I can tell you right now that I’ve learned a hell of a lot more outside of class than I ever learned sitting in one. “Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune.” – Jim Rohn. Studying textbooks to learn how to study textbooks.

Now that’s meta. So here’s the deal: This week, I’m going over strategies for discerning what kind of information you need to learn from your books and how to get into the habit of reading consistently. Learning how to study in college is one of the most important steps you can take to prepare for this phase in your life.

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