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I've just returned to studying with the OU after a break from education of nearly 15 years. This book gave me the confidence to return to study by providing clear advice and the necessary skills to get the most from my study materials. The book is organised into logical sections and has plenty of examples and activities.
The sections on reading and note taking are especially useful for OU courses where most of the study packs are written materials. The book also provided useful information for getting the most out of lectures & tutorials as well as a section on researching information online. Producing written assignments, presentations & examinations are all covered. Essay… Read more