Successful Learning in Pharmacy: Developing communication and study skills by Parastou DonyaiSuccessful Learning in Pharmacy: Developing communication and study skills by Parastou Donyai

Successful Learning in Pharmacy: Developing communication and study skills

byParastou Donyai, Daniel Grant, Nilesh Patel

Paperback | April 15, 2017

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In an increasingly competitive job market, it is more important than ever before to excel at your studies and demonstrate the key skills employers are looking for.Successful Learning in Pharmacy gives an easy-to-read and easy-to-digest guide to the essential skills you need to be an effective learner - setting you up for success in your studies, and beyond.The book is enriched throughout with relevant and useful examples to tailor it to your particular needs as a pharmacy student, with helpful advice and guidance from the authors - all experienced pharmacists and educators - to help you get the most out of your studies. With chapters covering all aspects of learning, from getting the most out of lectures to preparing for exams, and exploring the range of communication methods you will need to master, it is the perfect course companion on your path to becoming a successful pharmacist.Online Resource Centre:For registered adopters:* Figures and tables from the book in electronic formatFor everyone:* Examples of good and bad practice related to themes presented in the book
Dr Parastou Donyai is Associate Professor of Social and Cognitive Pharmacy and Director of Pharmacy Practice at the Reading School of Pharmacy. A pharmacist with a PhD in Pharmacy, Dr Parastou Donyai also has a Degree in Psychology and a Postgraduate Diploma in Psychological Research Methods. Her research examines the psychology of med...
Title:Successful Learning in Pharmacy: Developing communication and study skillsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:272 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0 inPublished:April 15, 2017Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0199642117

ISBN - 13:9780199642113

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Table of Contents

1. Learning to learn at university2. Learning from lectures3. Learning in the laboratory4. Finding and understanding information5. Writing good essays6. Perfecting verbal in-course assessments7. Applying critical thinking and critical writing8. Preparing for and sitting exams9. Working with others10. Undertaking practice placements and reflection on practice11. Understanding evidence-based practice12. Continuing professional development