Studying and Learning at University
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Studying and Learning at University Vital Skills for Success in Your Degree by Alan M Pritchard

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Published by Sage Publications Ltd .
Written in English


  • Study & learning skills,
  • Universities / polytechnics,
  • Adult & Continuing Education,
  • Education,
  • College student orientation,
  • Study skills

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages232
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11716848M
ISBN 101412929628
ISBN 109781412929622

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