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Revision tips

You will be familiar with revising, and you'll probably have developed your own methods by now. But it never hurts to hear how others approach it, and with the step-up that happens between A-levels and university, having good revision practice is key.

Repetition, repetition, repetition. Go over notes thoroughly and learn numerous sources to reference.
Oliver Gilding, Leeds Beckett University

Creating revision cards is a very effective way to revise for a business exam.
Conor Lee, Liverpool John Moores University

Reading relevant academic books, revision series and looking at past papers to gain an insight on how the exam is structured.
Sana Nasir, University of Hertfordshire

Use a lot of exercises and all of the resources available for the specific modules, like past exam papers, exercises, readings, practice sheets etc.
Adil Mehmed, University of Manchester

Revision and repetition is key. Keep going over sections to make sure you understand. Summarise after each revision session.
Ruhena Begum, University of East London

If I could sum up my university experience in five words, it would be "Fish, Chips and Mushy peas". Everyone is nervous going into exams so ensure you plan and prepare as much as possible. To ensure optimum brain levels, I have always eaten fish and chips the night before an exam and blueberries on the day. I was the top performing student in my year so it must have helped...
Dean Bamforth, Nottingham Trent University

I would start the revision process during the studying. Many OUP books have questions at the beginning of a chapter - I always went back to those and answered them. If I didn't understand something, I knew where my knowledge was lacking and what to focus on.
Shirel Gertan, Free University Berlin

Attempt at least to write a plan for each of the example essay titles that are given for the exam preparation. Better yet try to do a practise exam paper under time conditions.
James Nixon, City University of London

Some people are tempted to revise only for the questions they intend to answer in the exam. However, make sure you revise across the module's spectrum - you'll be surprised how much a module's content is interchangeable between answers.
Jordan Auburn, University of Bath

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