Study skills for health and social care students / Claire Craig
- Craig, Claire
- London : SAGE Publications Ltd, 2009.
- Physical Description:
- 1 online resource (311 pages) : illustrations
- Machine generated contents note: Pt. I Introduction -- 1.In the beginning -- 2.How to gain the most from this text -- 3.Skills in context ... beginning at the end -- 4.Getting started: a survival guide to the first few weeks of your course -- Pt. II Organising your learning -- 5.Setting and achieving goals -- 6.Managing time effectively -- 7.Managing anxiety -- 8.Accessing support -- Pt. III Building and developing skills -- 9.Reflective practice: turning experience into learning -- 10.Researching information -- 11.Reading for information -- 12.Recording ideas and information -- 13.Writing for information -- 14.Thinking as a skill -- 15.Preparing for and performing well in pressured situations -- 16.Presenting yourself well -- 17.Working with others -- Pt. IV Planning and preparing for the future -- 18.Gaining your dream job -- 19.Ending at the beginning: a guide to continuous professional development -- Endings and new beginnings.
- Study Skills for Health Students and Social Care Students helps students and practitioners to build confidence through developing the key skills required for both academic study and clinical practice. Claire Craig introduces all the skills necessary to bridge the gap between study and practice, with a strong focus on the contextualization of skills and their transferability to the clinical setting. Fundamental skills and principles for researching, processing information, and for communicating and expressing findings are all covered. It includes practical advice on:organizing student learning; accessing support; recording ideas and information; expressing ideas verbally; expressing ideas in writing; working with others.
- 9781446279465 (ebook)
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
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