Professor Emeritus VIT University, Vellore (Tamil Nadu)
About the Book
Study skills are approaches that can be applied to learning, usually in a short time, and to all or most field of study.
To promote continuing education, research and innovation in their professional life, the students need to be trained while they are pursuing their degree programmes. This book will give the desired study skills, inputs and exposure to them right in early stages of their education and training, in that they become adequately and well-trained professionals ready to enter and serve the world of work.
Table of Content
1. What is Engineering? 2. What is Success? 3. Success in Engineering Study Depends On 4. The Beginning of the Semester 5. What is Learning? 6. Attending Lecture Classes 7. Mistakes Students Make 8. Importance of Good Reading and Communication Skills 9. Balance Your Study/Work and Play 10. Seven Tips for Time Management 11. Self-Study and Group Study 12. Productive Actions, Positive Thoughts and Positive Feelings 13. Your Personal Growth and Development during Your Studies (Co-curricular and Extra-curricular Activities) 14. Ten Tips for Success in Examinations/Tests 15. Ethics 16. Employment Opportunities and Job Search 17. Professional Skills 18. Attributes of Good Leadership 19. Creativity 20. Importance of Problem Solving in Engineering and Technology 21. Internet Information Sources 22. Quotable Quotes 23. Glossary Appendix - I : Industrial Training Diary Appendix - II : Project Work Diary