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Studying with Dyslexia
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STUDYING WITH DYSLEXIA

PAPERBACK BY GODWIN, JANET

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ISBN
9780230390560
IMPRINT
PALGRAVE
 
 
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PUBLISHER
PALGRAVE MACMILLAN
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FORMAT
PAPERBACK
PAGES
152 pages
PUBLICATION DATE
01 AUG 2012

DESCRIPTION

As a dyslexic student you have a unique learning style. Understanding this can help you take control and study in a way that is most effective for you. Full of practical advice and visual examples, this friendly book will guide you through the dyslexic learning style. It gives you all the essential knowledge and ideas needed to manage your dyslexia positively. Handy for students at any level, this easy-to-read guide:* suggests core strategies for doing things differently to work with your dyslexia, instead of against it* covers individual study skills, including organisation, reading, writing and taking exams* provides information on the support that should be available to you as a student

CONTENTS

Acknowledgements .- Introduction .- PART I: IT IS OK TO DO THINGS DIFFERENTLY .- 1. Working with your dyslexia.- PART II: STUDY SKILLS AT UNIVERSITY .- 2. Organisation.- 3. Time Management.- 4. Dealing with information.- 5. Doing research.- 6. Reading.- 6. Writing.- 8. Checking everything.- 9. Revision and memory.- 10. Exams.- 11. Dealing with seminars, group work and presenations.- 12. A final word... have confidence to study your own way!.- PART III: SUPPORT FOR DYSLEXIC STUDENTS AT UNIVERSITY .- References .- Useful Contacts .- Useful Resources .- Index.