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  • 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 begins by looking at what the word ?learning?. This turns out to be a very wide ranging idea that suggests that human beings learn all the time...

  • 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. This unit will introduce you to a variety of thinking skills. Asking and answering questions is at the heart of high-quality thinking. Questions naturally arise from the desire to know and learn about things and may be the starting point for a journey of...

  • 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. The intention of the Communication Skills course and this textbook is to provide students new to tertiary education, with the prerequisite language skills...

  • 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

  • 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."

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