The Student's Guide to Writing

Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar

Author: John Peck,Martin Coyle

Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education

ISBN: 1137082984

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 184

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Aimed at students wishing to improve their writing skills, this guide deals with the key basics of grammar, punctuation and spelling while also showing students how to construct a sentence, how to build a paragraph and how to structure an essay. This third edition includes an expanded 'Spot the Mistake' section.
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The Student's Guide to Writing

Grammar, Punctuation and Spelling

Author: Dr John Peck,Martin Coyle

Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education

ISBN: 0230365280

Category: Education

Page: 168

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John Peck and Martin Coyle's The Student's Guide to Writing became a firm favourite amongst lecturers when it published in 1999. Aimed at students wishing to perfect their writing skills, it shows them how to construct a sentence, a paragraph and an essay and carefully explains grammar, punctuation and spelling. For this second edition, the authors have made their explanations even clearer, included a 'Spot the Mistake' section, and added an index for easier navigation.
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Successful Study

Skills for Teaching Assistants

Author: Christine Ritchie,Paul Thomas

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1134015143

Category: Education

Page: 100

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Specifically written with the needs of teaching assistants who are undertaking the foundation degree in mind, this book clearly explains what is expected from study in Higher Education and how this can be put into practice by including: clear definitions of the key techniques for effective university study; practical activities, handy hints and reflective questions; unique chapters that focus upon exams, essay-writing, revision, portfolios, presentations and displays; and examples based on the experiences of real teaching assistants. Assuming no previous study experience, the easy-to-use approach of this text should be key to the successful study of teaching assistants who are returning to formal academic training after many years.
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The Design Student's Handbook

Your Essential Guide to Course, Context and Career

Author: Jane Bartholomew,Steve Rutherford

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1317341244

Category: Social Science

Page: 504

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What is design? What are the main design disciplines, and how do they interrelate? How does design theory and context help you improve your studio work? What do you need to know by the end of your course to get a good career? What can you do to become a knowledgeable designer and improve your skills so that you stand out from the crowd? Whether you are already studying design, thinking about choosing a course, or are well on your way to finding your first job, this essential and uniquely comprehensive book will introduce you to the world of design and support you throughout your studies and on into the industry. Key features Develops your core skills and supports you in making the most of your studies. Describes the multi-disciplinary design world by exploring the various design disciplines – graphics, fashion and textiles, three-dimensional design, craft, spatial, interactive media, and theatre, film and television. Contains crucial practical information so you’re ready for your career - placements, working with industry and self-employment, networking, job-seeking and how to succeed in your own business. Covers the key practical, theoretical and cultural fundamentals of design to help you understand and inform your practice - chapters on creativity and innovation, history, culture and context, how to communicate design, colour theory, aesthetics, and how to design with ethical, social and responsible considerations. Comprises chapters written by designers and lecturers, all experts in their fields. Includes stories, career profiles and first-hand quotes by students, established designers and industry specialists exploring what it’s like to study and to work in the design industry today. Identifies important books and websites for further reading. The Design Student’s Handbook will guide you along the road to a successful and fulfilling career and is an essential text for studying any of the design disciplines.
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Write it Right

A Handbook for Students

Author: Dr John Peck,Martin Coyle

Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education

ISBN: 0230367976

Category: Education

Page: 208

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Feedback from users of the Student's Guide to Writing suggested that some students find it hard to make time to read a book from cover to cover, and need a quick, problem-solving approach to improving their writing. This is what is offered in Peck and Coyle's new book Write it Right. Write it Right offers advice in short 'modules' which target particular tasks (such as applications or essays) or common problems (like punctuation). It will be ideal for students who are short of time, but nevertheless want to improve their writing.
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Schaum's Outline of French Vocabulary

Author: Mary E. Coffman Crocker

Publisher: Schaum's Outline Series

ISBN: 9780070138865

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 396

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Master French vocabulary and ace your exams with Schaum's, the easy-to-follow guide that pumps up your language skills and reduces study time. The answered exercises will sharpen your test skills and result in a larger vocabulary, faster learning curves, and higher grades. Divided into units that are organized by themeÑtravel, services, and entertainment, to name a fewÑthis outline puts the information you really need at your fingertips. Schaum's Outline of French Vocabulary is a comprehensive study guide that can be used with any textbook... but itÕs so complete itÕs ideal for independent study!
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Studying Law

Author: Simon Askey,Ian McLeod

Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education

ISBN: 1137412690

Category: Law

Page: 264

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Studying Law introduces students to the fundamental legal skills that they will need to successfully study the subject, such as case analysis, legislative interpretation, problem solving and essay writing, and to the core Law subjects themselves and the distinctions between them.
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Oxford Essential French Dictionary

Author: N.A

Publisher: OXFORD University Press

ISBN: 0199576386

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 480

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The Oxford Essential French Dictionary is a new compact French-English and English-French dictionary that offers up-to-date coverage of all the essential day-to-day vocabulary with over 40,000 words and phrases and 60,000 translations. This dictionary is easy to use and ideal for travel, work, or study. The latest words in each language have been added, reflecting all aspects of life today, from computing and technology to lifestyle and business. Additional features include guides to French and English pronunciation, as well as help with both French and English verbs. The Oxford Essential French Dictionary is ideal for anyone in need of a handy quick reference. An essential book for the study of French. This dictionary includes 3 months' access* to Oxford's premium French / English online dictionary service, Oxford Language Dictionaries Online, so you can find accurate translations and extra resources wherever you are. The site is regularly updated with the latest new words and meanings from Oxford's modern languages research programme, the Oxford Languages Tracker. You can also hear audio pronunciations and improve your language skills with online cultural notes, guides to writing, and much more. *Terms and conditions apply; please see www.oxforddictionaries.com/access for information.
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Le guide de l'enseignant

The Teacher's guide - ouvrage bilingue français-anglais

Author: Hubert-Félix Edjo'o Zeh,Ada Patrick Levant II

Publisher: Editions L'Harmattan

ISBN: 2140087356

Category: Education

Page: 304

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Voici un ouvrage en deux versions, française et anglaise, qui vous permettra de répondre à un certain nombre de questions que vous vous posez sur les plans pédagogique, didactique, et administratif. Il s'intéresse également à l'éthique et la déontologie enseignante en vue de développer chez l'éducateur les compétences nécessaires pour la gestion de sa relation avec l'apprenant, l'administration et les ressources mises à sa disposition pour une formation de qualité.
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