Many students spend all their time leading up to exams creating beautiful sets of notes.
In their minds:
Beautiful notes = effective exam preparation
But is this the most effective approach to take?
In her book An Insider’s Guide to BA [Bachelor of Arts] Rebecca Jury states:
“Would you sit your […]
Studying for tests and exams is hard work.
But you won’t be able to study effectively if you’re burned out, irritable and exhausted.
So it’s time to get serious about self care.
Self care practices will keep you mentally and physically strong.
But before we look at a range of self […]
Mistakes are an inevitable part of the learning process.
But if you keep making the same mistakes over and over again, this can be incredibly disheartening.
When it comes to taking tests and exams, there are some common pitfalls students fall into.
Below I share 11 common mistakes students […]
When you study for tests and exams, do you . . .
• Highlight or underline your books?
• Test yourself with flash cards?
• Create notes?
• Make an outline of the key topics?
• Reread your books and/or notes?
These are all popular study strategies and exam revision techniques. But how effective are they? And […]