Revision

  • There are lots of different methods to choose from. Here are some examples of methods that have worked well for others:

    • Brookes library
      stocks past exam papers - checking these out is a key element of your preparation.
    • Planning your revision
      (University of Reading, UK) Lots of practical advice on developing a strategy for revision, including a consideration of types of exams.
    • Planning and using revision time effectively
      (University of Sussex, UK) Tips and comments, and a lot of helpful advice through these pages. Have a browse.
    • Revision and exam strategies
      (Aston University, UK) has tabs on advice for revision and includes an example of a revision timetable.
    • Index cards
      (Open University, UK) Good for summarising information, or mapping possible answers to exam questions.
    • Flashcards
      (Flashcard Machine) Take a look at the Flashcards other people have created for themselves to summarise or revise – and try it yourself if you like the idea.
    • Revision: tips and tactics
      (Oxford Brookes University) on planning, memory and concentration.