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Developing Academic Literacies for Higher Education
Developing Academic Literacies for Higher Education introduces first-year students to the academic environment. The purpose of this title is to provide students with the basic skills necessary to complete their tertiary studies successfully. As such, it unpacks the various literacies required in the 21st century academic context, including language, information, visual, digital, cultural and mathematical literacies. In so doing, it aims to equip students with vital academic reading and writing skills. Additionally, students will learn the basics of academic research, as well as how to navigate different learning platforms, and how to read visual texts for academic purposes. Finally, the title explores various learning styles and study skills, and provides students with vital exam preparation tips.