Strategies for College Success: A Study Skills Guide

Introducing students to the language and culture of college Strategies for College Success is designed primarily for students who are planning to attend or are just beginning their time at an American college. It presents skills and strategies that will help students succeed academically and adjust to the cultural aspects of college life. This book provides a wealth of study tips and strategies, which are outlined in the front of the book, to ensure academic success. Key features of this integrated-skills textbook include: Authentic cross-curricular readings in the humanities, sciences, social sciences, and business Academic lectures similar to those found on the Next Generation TOEFL Test Carefully sequenced questions, activities, and writing prompts Two chapters devoted to academic writing Orientation sections to begin familiarizing students with college culture Test-taking strategies Strategies to build graphic literacy Self-assessment charts and questions