This student guide by Ray Baxter gives advice on study skills and how to get into higher education. Topics include: getting organised, developing effective reading strategies, using libraries and lectures, choosing and using computers, preparing for presentations and seminars, writing essays, interpreting and using statistics, understanding the concepts of class and culture, and examinations.
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ASSOCIATION FOR THE TEACHING OF SOCIAL SCIENCES
ATSS resources are developed by teachers for teachers. They include: Resources for Sociology: the best of Social Science Teacher, a collection of keynote papers drawn from the ATSS journal; Promoting Sociology, a set of four laminated posters; and A-Level Sociology: 30 lessons that work, edited by Stephen Thomas, which will be available in April. Pounds 10 each plus Pounds 1 postage (Pounds 2.50 postage for posters). Orders and further information: ATSS, PO Box 61, Watford WD2 2NH, tel: 01638 741447.