Many students on Health and Social Care Foundation Degree and Access courses struggle with the academic expectations required of them at this level. This book is written to support such students in adapting to self-directed study, understand the assessment process and how they can make the most of their learning opportunities. The authors also cover practicalities such as avoiding plagiarism, using their studies to become a reflective practitioner, and understanding the benefit of research and critical thinking. More than a generic study guide, this book is practice-based and will be of great benefit to health and social care students.
- Chapter 1: Learning to Learn
- Chapter 2: Verbal and Non-Verbal Communication Skills
- Chapter 3: Information Literacy, Thinking, Reading and Writing
- Chapter 4: Developing Presentation Skills
- Chapter 5: Practice Learning and Ethical Practice
- Chapter 6: Understanding and Using Reflection