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Skills For Study

 

Based on the bestselling The Study Skills Handbook by Stella Cottrell, Skills for Study offers an interactive and personalised solution to help students hone their academic skills while developing skills required by employers.

Please note you MUST log into Skills for Study with your ATU email address, do this by creating an account the first time you access the resource.

 

The resource can be used to complement your existing study skills provisions and allows course leaders to target skills gaps amongst students, while encouraging independent study across 12 core skills:

  • Confidence with Numbers
  • Getting Ready for Academic Study
  • Referencing and Understanding Plagiarism
  • Critical Thinking Skills
  • Group Work and Presentations
  • Research Principles
  • Employability and Personal Development
  • Projects, Dissertations and Reports
  • Time Management
  • Exam Skills
  • Reading and Note-making
  • Writing Skills

Each of the modules comes complete with exercises, activities, and module assessments along with supplementary videos, articles and blogs.

Trial end date: 9 December 2022

 

All trials are available remotely


 

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