For Students

Going to college can be a daunting time for anyone seeking a major uplift in their competence. There’s so much going on – new stuff to learn, new people to meet, ways of doing things, and just getting to grips with college life. The posts below are intended to provide some useful insights and advice for college students especially adult returners.

Getting to Grips with Academic Writing
Course Entry Requirements – Recognising Learning from Experience
Ten Tips for Writing Academic Papers
How to Write a Literature Review for a Dissertation
Dissertation Writing
Learning Assessment Through Life
Plagiarism Reframed
From marks to Marx: Shifting your mindset for learning
Ssshhh!!! Exams in Progress!
Why We Learn
New Learning and Education Degrees at National College of Ireland
The Disengaged Student
The Wisdom of the Fox and the Hedgehog
What are New Year’s resolutions and why they seldom work
Questions and Inquiry