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Time management /

by Williams, Kate; Reid, Michelle.
Type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Pocket study skills: Publisher: Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire : Palgrave Macmillan, 2011Description: x, 118 p. : ill. ; 11 x 14 cm.ISBN: 9780230299603; 0230299601.Subject(s): College students -- Time management -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Contents:
Introduction -- Getting it all done -- The essential toolkit -- Time planning your week -- Know yourself -- What do I do first? Prioritising -- Studying smarter -- Making the most of university -- Getting strategic about time - Asking strategic questions -- Drawing up an action plan -- Planning the term or semester -- Deadlines and timelines -- Planning an individual assignment/essay -- Planning a group assignment -- Planning a research assignment -- Planning ahead for exams - Time planning for a longer semester -- Completing your timeline -- Troubleshooting -- What kind of planner are you? -- How time files! -- Too little time? -- Too much time? -- Missed deadlines and need to catch up? -- Can't get started? -- Procrastination? -- It has to be perfect? -- Time to think? -- Groupwork is such a time-waster -- Time to prepare for exams? -- Time for all the questions in the exam? -- What next? -- Reviewing the term/semester -- Life after university.
Summary: This guide helps students to improve their time management skills. Focusing specifically on challenges posed within a higher education context, it provides practical advice for students at all levels. List(s) this item appears in: BL: Study Skills books outside Learning Hub
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Introduction -- Part 1. Getting it all done -- 1. The essential toolkit -- 2. Time planning your week -- 3. Know yourself -- 4. What do I do first? Prioritising -- 5. Studying smarter -- 6. Making the most of university -- Part 2. Getting strategic about time - 7. Asking strategic questions -- 8. Drawing up an action plan -- Part 3. Planning the term or semester -- 9. Deadlines and timelines -- 10. Planning an individual assignment/essay -- 11. Planning a group assignment -- 12. Planning a research assignment -- 13. Planning ahead for exams - 14. Time planning for a longer semester -- 15. Completing your timeline -- Part 4. Troubleshooting -- 16. What kind of planner are you? -- 17. How time files! -- 18. Too little time? -- 19. Too much time? -- 20. Missed deadlines and need to catch up? -- 21. Can't get started? -- 22. Procrastination? -- 23. It has to be perfect? -- 24. Time to think? -- 25. Groupwork is such a time-waster -- 26. Time to prepare for exams? -- 27. Time for all the questions in the exam? -- Part 5. What next? -- 28. Reviewing the term/semester -- 29. Life after university.

This guide helps students to improve their time management skills. Focusing specifically on challenges posed within a higher education context, it provides practical advice for students at all levels.

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