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The Library has a range of books available to help you improve your study skills and your exam techniques. Below are some suggestions for books that are particularly relevant to Film students. This list is not exhaustive! You can also search LibrarySearch for more titles.
If you would rather speak to someone in person - have a look at the information on Upgrade, the university's confidential study advice service. You can also speak to the Student Support Co-Ordinators or your academic advisers.
Resources for writing dissertations, exams and study skills Upgrade study advice service Academic English support for International students
Copies of pre-2015 past exam papers are available in the Headington Library. They are kept alongside the Short Loan Collection, next to the Welcome Desk on Level 1 of the Library. Post 2015 exam papers are available online. They are available for download by Brookes students and staff from the Past Examination Papers collection on RADAR. When on RADAR, log in, then select Search, enter keywords and limit your search to Examination papers.
A general online tutorial called Revision and examinations Revision and examinations is freely available on the OpenLearn website from the Open University.
Headington Library has a range of other academic writing books at 808.066.
Headington Library also has a range of general study skills and exam success books at 378.170281. Here is a selected list of titles. See the Library guide Improving your study, assignment and exam skills for further suggestions.
You can find out where these resources are located by using LibrarySearch.
Upgrade is the university's confidential study advice service for anyone who wants advice on study skills including:
You can email Upgrade to arrange an appointment.