ERIC Number: ED452743
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: N/A
How To Win as a Final-Year Student: Essays, Exams, and Employment.
This guide is intended to help the student in his or her final year as an undergraduate in the British system of higher education. It is not a general study guide, but is specifically focused on helping the student deal with the challenges of the final year, including planning for employment. Following an introduction, "What's Special about Your Final Year," the chapters are: (1) "Time To Be Strategic!"; (2) "Final-Year Essays, Dissertations, and Projects"; (3) "Spills, Skills, Frills and Thrills in Your Final Year"; (4) "Enjoying the Last Time You'll Do Serious Revision"; (5) "Tackling Those Final Exams"; (6) "Thinking about Research and Higher Degrees"; (7) "Writing Your CV and Making Job Applications"; (8) "Interviews and Tests"; and (9) "50 Things To Do in Your Final Year." (Contains 14 references.) (SLD)
Descriptors: College Seniors, Education Work Relationship, Employment Potential, Foreign Countries, Higher Education, Study Habits
Open University Press, 325 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106 (paperback: ISBN-0-335-20511-9, 12.99 British pounds; hardcover: ISBN-0-3335-20512-7, 40 British pounds). E-mail: email@example.com; Web site: http://www.openup.co.uk.
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom