(0) items

Contemporary Topics 3 : Academic and Note-Taking Skills (Advanced)

by ;


Pub. Date:
Pearson Education ESL

Questions About This Book?

Why should I rent this book?
Renting is easy, fast, and cheap! Renting from can save you hundreds of dollars compared to the cost of new or used books each semester. At the end of the semester, simply ship the book back to us with a free UPS shipping label! No need to worry about selling it back.
How do rental returns work?
Returning books is as easy as possible. As your rental due date approaches, we will email you several courtesy reminders. When you are ready to return, you can print a free UPS shipping label from our website at any time. Then, just return the book to your UPS driver or any staffed UPS location. You can even use the same box we shipped it in!
What version or edition is this?
This is the 3rd edition with a publication date of 1/6/2009.
What is included with this book?
  • The New copy of this book will include any supplemental materials advertised. Please check the title of the book to determine if it should include any CDs, lab manuals, study guides, etc.
  • The Used copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included.
  • The Rental copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. You may receive a brand new copy, but typically, only the book itself.

Related Products

  • Contemporary Topics 3 Academic Listening and Note-Taking Skills, Teacher's Pack
    Contemporary Topics 3 Academic Listening and Note-Taking Skills, Teacher's Pack
  • Contemporary Topics 3: Academic Listening and Note-taking Skills
    Contemporary Topics 3: Academic Listening and Note-taking Skills


Could we colonize Mars if we wanted to? Has surveillance reached "Big Brother" proportions? What are some of the latest theories for slowing aging? #xA0; You#x19;ll find the answers to these and other questions in Contemporary Topics 3#xA0;(Series Editor: Michael Rost), which features college lectures from several academic disciplines, including astronomy, political science, and biology. Contemporary Topics#xA0;3#xA0;#xA0;prepares students for the challenge of college lectures with practice in a wide range of listening, speaking and note-taking skills and strategies. The lectures (available on CD and DVD) were filmed in realistic academic setting before line student audiences. #xA0; Audio CDs are available.Click hereto order. #xA0; DVD Features Realistic college lectures from a range of academic disciplines (also on audio CDs) Student discussions of the lectures (also on audio CDs) Instructors#x19; Presentation Points Coaching Tips that guide students as they take notes Subtitles for lectures and student discussions #xA0; Course Features Corpus-based vocabulary drawn from the Academic Word List Practical listening and note-taking strategies Note-review practice that allows students to analyze their note-taking skills and consolidate their understanding of the lecture Academic research and speaking tasks: presentation, discussions, and role plays A Teacher#x19;s Pack for busy instructors with: Suggested bonus activities Teaching notes Answer keys Audioscripts Simulated TOEFL#xAE;#xA0; Listening Test for each unit See also: Contemporary Topics Introductory(High Beginner) Contemporary Topics#xA0;1(Intermediate) Contemporary Topics#xA0;2(High Intermediate)

Table of Contents

Communication Studies
Slang and Language Change
Child Psychology
The Genius Within
Social Status: Flaunting Your Success
The Art of Marketing in Global Culture
Cognitive Psychology
The Science of Love
Mission to Mars
Political Science
Big Brother and the Surveillance Society
Animal Communication
The Evolution of Money
The Fountain of Youth
Academic Word List
Affix Chart
CD/DVD Tracking Guides
Table of Contents provided by Publisher. All Rights Reserved.

Please wait while the item is added to your cart...