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  • Module C1 : Learning at university

    This module highlights some of the key features of university reading and writing

  • Cross-National Commonalities and Differences in the Intended Curriculum in Primary School Reading and Mathematics

    The overarching purpose of the present study, commissioned by UNESCO‘s Institute for Statistics, is to compile, analyze and describe commonalities and differences in the intended primary curriculum in reading and mathematics across a diverse set of developing countries. The specific activities to be carried out include the following: Compile materials on the intended reading and mathematics...

  • Communication Skills Textbook (PDF)

    This textbook has been designed to support students who are studying Communication during the first semester of the first year. This textbook has been created by lecturers from the University of Malawi - Bunda College of Agriculture. The intention of the Communication Skills course and this textbook is to provide students new to tertiary education, with the prerequisite language skills...

  • Module C1 ? Learning at university

    This module highlights some of the key features of university reading and writing

  • Tips for Reading

    This module contains suggestions for how to read a variety of texts generally, with special emphasis on issues of authorship, ownership and the historical and legal context.

  • How to Read a Scientific Article

    Reading a scientific article is a complex task. The worst way to approach this task is to treat it like the reading of a textbook?reading from title to literature cited, digesting every word along the way without any reflection or criticism. Rather, you should begin by skimming the article to identify its structure and features. As you read, look for the author?s main points. Generate...

  • How to Read a Scientific Article (pdf)' )

    Reading a scientific article is a complex task. The worst way to approach this task is to treat it like the reading of a textbook?reading from title to literature cited, digesting every word along the way without any reflection or criticism. Rather, you should begin by skimming the article to identify its structure and features. As you read, look for the author?s main points. Generate...

  • Reading

    Reading is an essential skill for all of us and developing our skills in reading is a good investment. This unit is packed with practical activities which are aimed at making reading more enjoyable and rewarding. This unit also includes sections on how to read actively and critically.

  • Reading evidence

    What is active reading? It is reading with the aim of understanding and grasping something. While studying this unit, you will be focusing on the variety of methods for presenting and organising qualitative and quantitative evidence in the form of numbers and text, and learn how to understand the ways in which evidence is presented and to read it actively and with purpose.

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