The Professors' Guide to Getting Good Grades in College is the first book to reveal the insider secrets about how professors really grade. The book offers high-value, practical tips about how to succeed at each of the five "grade-bearing" moments of the semester: (1) The Start (2) The Class (3) The Exam (4) The Paper and (5) The Last Month of the Semester. Fast-paced, entertaining, and easy-to-follow, the Professors' Guide will help you get truly excellent grades in college.
"This book is Chicken Soup for any college student's soul who is serious about getting better grades with less stress."
The start. 10 common myths about grades in college ; How do professors grade, anyway? ; FAQs about picking courses with an eye to grades -- The class. Your action plan for the first week of classes ; Top 10 tips for taking excellent lecture notes ; Why prepare? Why attend? Why participate? -- The exam. 13 best ideas for A+ test-preparation ; Acing exams by adjusting your attitudes ; The hidden value in going over your test -- The paper. Understanding the assignment ; Doing the analysis, doing the research ; Do's and don't's for going to see the professor ; Top 10 tips for constructing the perfect paper -- The last month. The 4 hazards of the last month of the semester ; 17 strategies for acing the final.
Number Of Pages: 368
Published: 13th October 2009
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Australia