Chapter 5. Understanding Academic Performance at University: A Research Retrospective

  1. Charles Desforges and
  2. Richard Fox
  1. Noel J. Entitle

Published Online: 17 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470690048.ch5

Teaching and Learning: The Essential Readings

Teaching and Learning: The Essential Readings

How to Cite

Entitle, N. J. (2008) Understanding Academic Performance at University: A Research Retrospective , in Teaching and Learning: The Essential Readings (eds C. Desforges and R. Fox), Blackwell Publishers Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470690048.ch5

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631217480

Online ISBN: 9780470690048

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Keywords:

  • academic performance;
  • students;
  • graduation;
  • scholastic aptitude;
  • personality

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • The Prediction of Academic Performance

  • Study Strategies and the Processes of Student Learning

  • The Nature of Academic Understanding

  • Referencesandfurtherreading