Organising your time and preparing for exams is an essential step towards developing student academic autonomy and achieving exam success. The following steps can help get you started.
Step 1: Time to Study
The golden rule to prepare for an exam is don’t leave it until the last minute. Make sure you give yourself enough time to prepare for your exams so that you can comprehensively cover the relevant topics, and avoid putting yourself under last-minute stress. In order to plan your study time, you need to identify the following:
Step 2: Study Timetable
Step 3: Organise
Take a moment to organise your study space, your study materials and yourself. If you are organised, it is harder to procrastinate.
Step 4: Study Techniques
The study techniques that you can use to revise your study materials include:
Step 5: Be Kind to Yourself