Passing exams

Make your revision count

Top revision tips are:

Revise selectively

  • research which topics come up frequently – from past papers and by talking to tutors
  • give yourself enough options to answer enough questions.

Plan your revision

  • Plan and stick to your plan as much as possible.
  • Make a timetable for your weeks of study
  • Prioritise the most important revision for you
  • Plan each week.
  • Set revision tasks for each module or topic you are studying.

Use active learning strategies

  • mind-mapping;
  • summarising;
  • building charts;
  • pictures.
Study planners (Word doc)