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Learning and Thinking Skills

Learning to change: you and your learning

"This unit is about using learning to bring about personal change. This assumes that learning can help achieve such change. It aims to be the first step in showing you how this is possible. The unit has three separate but related aspects: 1.The unit begin

Module C1 : Learning at university

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

Extending and developing your thinking skills

Diagrams, mind-maps, tables, graphs, time lines, flow charts, sequence diagrams, decision trees: all can be used to organise thought.

Faculty of Humanities: Handbook on Citation and Related Matters

This document can be used as a reference guide for students and staff when facing questions around referencing and citations.

Communication Skills: Writing

A chapter on writing skills from the textbook, Communication Skills, developed by the Language Communication for Development Department at the Bunda College of Agriculture, University of Malawi.

Listening Skills (PDF)

A chapter on listening skills from the textbook, Communication Skills, developed by the Language Communication for Development Department at the Bunda College of Agriculture, University of Malawi.

Communication Skills Textbook (Word)

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.

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.

Module C1 ? Learning at university

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

Referencing using APA/Resources/Paraphrasing, Summarising and Quoting (pdf)' )

"This site shows you how work from other authors might be integrated into a paragraph. Please note that this referencing is not in the APA style."