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Unit 5: Go The Distance: Finding and using source material

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    Session 1

    1 Activity

    Student Life 5

    25 Jan 2018

    It's time for Student Life – the series where we follow real distance learners at work, rest and play. Each student talks about how they manage their studies and gives us insights into how they handle the challenges of distance learning. Let's meet the next student! We're going to meet Charlotte and find out how she finds academic sources for her assignments!

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    Session 2

    1 Activity

    Academic Insights 5

    01 Feb 2018

    Welcome back to Academic Insights – the place where we meet distance learning tutors and get their top tips for successful study. This time we meet tutor Julian and take a look at a challenging area of academic study: finding and using source material to support your arguments.

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    Session 3

    2 Activities

    Study Skills 5

    08 Feb 2018

    Welcome back to our Study Skills series – where we've got the tips and knowledge to help you develop your academic skills and become a top-class distance learner. This time we're looking at how to find and use sources successfully in your academic assignments.

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    Session 4

    2 Activities

    Academic Writing 5

    15 Feb 2018

    Welcome back to Academic Writing – the course with the tips and tools to get you on course for writing success. This time we're looking at how to refer to other people's work – sometimes called 'source material' – in your academic writing.

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    Session 5

    1 Activity

    Digital Literacy 5

    22 Feb 2018

    Tim's here for this Digital Literacy guide as we take a look at something that many learners take for granted when using digital tools: searching for information online.