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Module Reading List

Academic and Professional Development, 2021/22, Semester 1
Louise Kilburn
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Reading list: Academic skills

Becker, L 2010. 14 days to exam success (pocketbook). Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

Cameron, S. 2009. The business student's handbook: learning skills for study and employment. FT Prentice Hall.

Copus, J. 2009. Brilliant writing tips for students (pocketbook). Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

Cottrell, S. 2019. The Study Skills Handbook. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

Field, M. 2009. Improve your punctuation and grammar (3rd ed). Oxford: How To Books.

Godfrey, J. 2013. How to use your reading in your essays. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

Godfrey, J. 2014. Reading and Making Notes. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

Godfrey, J. 2011. Writing for university (pocketbook). Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

Hopkins, D. and Reid, T. 2018. The Academic Skills Handbook. London: Sage

McMillan, K. and Weyers, J.D.B. 2012. The Smarter Study Skills Companion. (3rd ed). Harlow: Pearson.

McMillan, K. and Weyers, J.D.B.  2011How to write essays and assignments. Harlow: Pearson.

Neville, C. 2010. The complete guide to referencing and avoiding plagiarism (2nd ed). Maidenhead: Open University Press.

McMillan, K. and Weyers, J.D.B.  2013.  How to improve your critical thinking & reflective skills. Harlow: Pearson.

Reading list: Employability

Corfield, R. 2010. Preparing the perfect CV: how to make a great impression and get the job you. London: Kogan Page.

Fargan, A. 2011. Brilliant job hunting : your complete guide to getting the job you want Harlow: Prentice Hall.

Innes, J. 2012. The CV book: your definitive guide to writing the perfect CV. London: Pearson Education

Tolley, H. 2011. How to succeed at an assessment centre : essential preparation for psychometric tests, group and role-play exercises, panel interviews and presentations  London: Kogan Page.

Trought, F. 2017. Brilliant employability skills how to stand out from the crowd in the graduate job market. (2nd ed). Harlow: Pearson.

This list was last updated on 30/11/2020