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Need to find a book? Below are the class numbers where you can locate Health & Social Care books on our library shelves. If you are unsure where to find a specific title you can always ask a librarian or check on the library catalogue.
Health & Social Care
Caring for the elderly
Can't find the book you want?
If the book is out on loan - place a reservation. You can reserve an item online by searching for it on our
library catalogue, or ask a member of library staff.
Borrow from another library
If the book is not available in your library - use the
interlibrary loan service to transfer it from another Manchester College library. Ask a member of library staff for details.
If you are able to visit another Manchester College library, you can borrow any item providing you have your student ID card.
Contact your subject librarian if you would like to recommend a book for the library.
Study Skills Books
Essential Study Skills for Health and Social Care by
Enables you to develop personal, professional and educational skills so that you can have confidence in your ability to perform both academically and in practice. This comprehensive resource covers a wide range of topics including: IT skills; Exam techniques, report and essay writing; Presentations and public speaking; Learning in groups and teams; Profiles and portfolios; Research skills;
Critical thinking, analysis and reflection; CVs and interview techniques.
Study Skills Connected by
Engaging, accessible and practical, this book will help you to get the most out of new technologies to enhance your learning practices, engage with your studies and improve your study skills. Covering a broad range of topics, it encourages a reflective perspective on e-learning resources.
Study Skills for Health and Social Care Students by
Introduces all the skills necessary to bridge the gap between study and practice, with a strong focus on the contextualisation of skills and their transferability to the clinical setting. Fundamental skills and principles for researching, processing information and for communicating and expressing findings are all covered, along with practical advice on: Organising your learning Accessing support Recording ideas and information Expressing ideas in writing Working with others.
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