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Last Updated: Sep 11, 2017     Views: 428

The following articles discuss ideas around successful study at university, with a focus on the experience of first-year students. Click on the title below to be taken to the article.


Contributions of Study Skills to Academic Competence.


Developing powerful study skills lead to success in college.


Help high school students improve their study skills.


Making the Leap from High School to College.


Study skills for a successful semester.


The ABC's of how to succeed in college.


 The effect of secondary school study skills preparation on first‐year university achievement.


To what students attribute their academic success and unsuccess.


Understanding university success: writing& editing.


Turning Seniors into Freshmen.



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