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We all know that during this busy time, Augustine House is open 24/7 but that doesn’t mean you should work 24/7.
To get the best from yourself and to ensure you stay motivated and don’t burn out, you need to give yourself regular breaks!
But how do you get the most from them?
Here’s our top tips for staying ahead of the game and ensuring you make the most of this valuable “me” time:-
Do you feel like you’re endlessly taking notes?
Note taking is a skill you will use throughout your University life, from taking notes during lectures and presentations to making notes from a written text.
Here are our top ten tips to being an efficient note taker.
Feel like you need a little help with your referencing or want to further develop your writing skills? Skills4studycampus is a free online resource that can help you improve your grades and hone your academic skills.
This online resource is interactive and very easy to use. There is also the added benefit of being able to access the site on either a desktop device or tablet, enabling you to use the support on and off campus.
Never Eat Shredded Wheat!
Do these phrases seem familiar?
If they do, you may have learned them at school to help you to recall the order of North, East, South, and West . . .
If you are starting to think about getting going with revision, then creating mnemonics, or aids to memory, may be one technique you could consider using. Creating words, rhymes, phrases or images which help support recall, is a great way of approaching revision and taking an active approach.
When you start thinking about revision, you may start to worry. Your concerns could include: ‘I don’t know where to start’, ‘There isn’t enough time’, ‘There’s too much to learn’, ‘What will they ask me?’ or ‘My notes are too disorganised’. Feelings like these are very common. But try to relax, take a deep breath and start thinking about getting organised.
Do you ever wonder where the time goes?
Do you feel as if you don’t have enough time for study?
Are you balancing study, home commitments and paid work?
The realities of student life can make it feel difficult to balance your studies with all of your other commitments. Managing your time effectively is essential but it’s one of those things that can be easier said than done!
Here are our top tips to help you make the most of the time you have.