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Study and Communication Skills for Psychology - by Vanessa Parson (Paperback)

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Study and Communication Skills for Psychology is written with first year students in mind and reviews the essential skills a psychology student needs to develop over the course of their undergraduate studies. Written in a practical, motivational style, with plenty of examples and advice to help the reader master the skills being explored, the book explains how to get the most out of lectures, tutorials, and group work; how to approach and use the vast array of information that is available in books, in journals, and on the web; how to think, read, and write critically, and how to communicate research and ideas effectively to others; and how to revise for and complete exams to maximise the chances of success.Written specifically for psychology students by an experienced psychology educator, Study and Communication Skills for Psychology is the essential guide to getting the most out of your studies.Online resourcesStudy and Communication Skills for Psychology is accompanied by a range of online resources, includingFor students:Sample essaysSample research papersSample lab reportsReferencing exercisesAcademic misconduct awareness exercisesPoster templatesFor lecturers:Figures from the book in electronic format, ready to download Writing skills handoutPowerPoint slides and seminar exercises on essay writing and lab reportsAdditional referencing exercisesPowerPoint slides on academic misconduct awarenessPowerPoint slides on presentation skills
Number of Pages: 216.0
Genre: Psychology
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Oxford Univ Pr
Author: Vanessa Parson
Language: English
Street Date: May 1, 2018
TCIN: 53232188
UPC: 9780198786122
Item Number (DPCI): 248-57-2386

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