Memory

  • Memorising plays a much smaller part in successful study than many students think (or fear!). Understanding is key. That said, there are things you do need to remember and if you have difficulty with short term memory, take a look at these resources. Dyslexic students in particular may find some useful tips here.

    • Your amazing brain

      Test yourself, play games, surprise yourself. Allow yourself a few minutes out to explore this site.
    • Improving memory

      (University of Leicester, UK) Clear graphics and commentary outlining the different memory techniques you can use when reviewing and revising course materials. Useful for anyone.