Author: Monica Gribben

Pub Date: Sep 2012

Pages: 208pp

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Welcome to the Companion Website for The Study Skills Toolkit for Students with Dyslexia.

Packed with advice, checklists and templates, this book will help you improve your study skills throughout your time at university. Written in a straightforward, no-nonsense style, the guidance given in this book can be broken down into manageable chunks allowing you to work at your own pace. Issues covered include: procrastination; planning your assignment; understanding your assignment question; researching your assignment; writing your assignment; referencing your assignment; and, managing your own well-being.

Table of Contents

Chapter One: Stepping out into University with Dyslexia
Chapter Two: Procrastination
Chapter Three: Note-taking
Chapter Four: Understanding your assignment
Chapter Five: Gathering information
Chapter Six: Thinking Critically
Chapter Seven: Writing your assignment
Chapter Eight: Writing your dissertation
Chapter Nine: Referencing
Chapter Ten: Exams
Chapter Eleven: Oral Presentations
Chapter Twelve: Making the Most of your feedback

All activity material in this book or on the accompanying website can be printed and photocopied by the purchaser/user of the book for education purposes. The web material itself and this book may not be reproduced in its entirety for use by others without prior written permission from SAGE. The web material may not be distributed or sold separately from the book without the prior written permission of SAGE. Should anyone wish to use the materials from the website or from this book for any other purposes, they would require separate permission from us. All material is © Monica Gribben, 2012