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Vir Graad 12s: afslag in eerste semester op AKG-werkboek

Die universiteit waar jy gaan aansoek doen om toelating, gaan heel waarskynlik versoek dat jy jou NBT-AKG toetsresultate insluit by jou aansoek. Daar is nou n spesiale aanbod op ons werkboek van oefentoetse en antwoorde:  was R330, nou R285.

Waarom die korting? Wel, professor Albert Weideman, outeur van die boek, Akademiese geletterdheid: Vyf nuwe toetse, wil leerders aanmoedig om vroeg te begin roer. As jy betyds roer, sal jy jouself na behore kan beoordeel en jou sterk en swak punte kan identifiseer. Continue reading “Vir Graad 12s: afslag in eerste semester op AKG-werkboek”

First semester discount for AQL workbook: “Academic literacy: Five new tests”

Discount and order details are available here: https://geronimotech.co.za/order/

Writing a test of academic and quantitative literacy is hard work. These tests, required by most universities for prospective university students, force the candidate to concentrate and engage. It is neither a song, nor a dance. It sucks you in, even if you have exceptional language ability in an academic context. Likewise, practising for such a test is equally difficult. Completing a full test with its subcomponents from our workbook typically takes an hour and a half of uninterrupted concentration. And there are five such tests! Which Grade 12 learner has such time? Well, when so much is at stake, one simply has to set aside the time.

Bottom line: Developing academic literacy is not a rush job.

For this reason Professor Albert Weideman, author of the books, Academic literacy: Five new tests and Akademiese geletterdheid: Vyf nuwe toetse, has asked Geronimo to offer an ‘early bird’ first semester discount. Continue reading “First semester discount for AQL workbook: “Academic literacy: Five new tests””