Important Things to Do a Night before Final Exam
Jul04

Important Things to Do a Night before Final Exam

Not everyone feels confident on the day of exams. You might have prepared for everything, but you get very nervous right before a paper. This uncertainty and nervousness once caused me to blank out right before an exam even though I knew every question in it. I was wrapped up in my own mind and unable to think straight. I could recall studying it, but I had simply forgotten even the most basic of formulae. It was all due to the stress...

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Surviving a Lecture Class: Tips for Staying on Top of Things
May04

Surviving a Lecture Class: Tips for Staying on Top of Things

The majority of college students will find themselves sitting in a lecture class along with 300 of their closest friends and classmates. The lecture style class is popular amongst colleges because there is only one professor needed to impress knowledge upon a great number of students. For the most part, students will be interacting with the TA (Teacher’s Assistant) if they have questions in these courses. Not having direct...

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4 Annotation and Note-taking Tips
Apr06

4 Annotation and Note-taking Tips

Online courses are becoming increasingly popular for both mature students as well as students who are starting their university experience at 18. Online courses offer students several fantastic options: The opportunity to study from home, the flexibility of logging into courses at any particular time of day or week, and the ability to maintain employment. However, many students become lost in a sea of disorganization when learning...

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Ace the Exam Whatever Your Studying Approach Is
Dec30

Ace the Exam Whatever Your Studying Approach Is

“You’re never going to pass if you study like that!” When it comes to studying, everyone thinks that their method is the only one that really works. Dare not to follow it and you’re going to fail all your exams, flunk out of school, and become completely destitute. Hey, they didn’t make up the rules—that’s just the way it is. Of course, nothing could be further from the truth. The reason that people think there’s One True Way to Study...

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How To Create a Mind Map For Studying
Jul16

How To Create a Mind Map For Studying

Mind maps are a fantastic way for visual learners to get to grips with what they’ve studied and allow them to structure things in a very visual manner. The end product should result in something that’s composed of a web like structure of words and ideas. How To Create a Mind Map For Studying A lot of people owe their positive exam results to mind maps and believe that they make learning a lot easier. So, here’s how...

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