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Published: 01 March 2014

256 Pages

9.7 x 7.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199663293

Bookseller Code (04)

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Study and Communication Skills for the Biosciences

Second Edition

Stuart Johnson and Jon Scott

  • Emphasizes four foundational skills - managing your time well, thinking critically, developing yourself, and employability - in order to empower students to get the most out of their degree
  • Frequent biological examples demonstrate the relevance of the skills being discussed
  • Explanations of how to communicate your ideas effectively and how to prepare for and complete exams help students with test preparation
  • A flexible fromat allows professors to assign chapters out-of-order to best fit their course needs
  • Authors are experienced bioscience educators who write specifically with the needs of students in mind

New to this Edition:

  • A new Chapter 15 on "Making Yourself Employable"

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