This How to ... guide is jam packed with loads of information. Many articles and YouTube clips all claim to have the Top Tips for study and revision. Our advice? Read and watch all of it! It's never too late to change how you prepare for an exam or too early to form good study routines; try all of these ideas because that's the only way you'll work out what works for you. But the trick is to not rely on just one way to study/revise ... mix it up.
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Your teachers are your best source of information regarding how to study/revise. They are the experts in the discipline and have been or still are successful students in their discipline areas. Ask them for advice regarding strategies but do not leave this to when they issue you with a revision sheet for the exam. Typically, this will happen approximately one week prior to the exam; at this time it is too late. Ask for advice on the first day of the unit.
Here are some general strategies to consider: