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Your Exams: Online

If you have any exams coming up in the next few weeks, we’ve gathered our best advice to help you prepare.

From  Student Communications on January 12th, 2021 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Exam Technique: Short Answer and MCQ

Short Answer and Multiple Choice Question (MCQ) exams are often used to test knowledge and understanding in topics requiring a substantial knowledge base. Getting the most out of yourself in a short…

From  Benjamin Lorimer on June 17th, 2020 0 likes 134 plays 0  

Online remote assessment - Essay-Based Exams

A video workshop on the subject of dealing with online timed assessments, focussing on essay-style questions

From  Thomas Robshaw on April 16th, 2020 0 likes 117 plays 0  

Unfair Means

An explanation and exploration of what it means to use the use of Unfair Means in your studies.

From  Malcolm Roberts on February 25th, 2020 0 likes 66 plays 0  

Last Few Days Before an Exam

Study Skills Hack created by 301 Academic Skills Centre. Plan out how you will use your time during an exam Have a look over the revised material - avoid cramming as you’re unlikely to take…

From  Oliver Johnson on December 18th, 2018 0 likes 31 plays 0  

Top Exam Revision Tips

Study Skills Hack created by 301 Academic Skills Centre. Draw up a revision timetable working backwards from exams and adapt and review this regularly Consider priorities - don’t just focus on…

From  Oliver Johnson on November 26th, 2018 0 likes 331 plays 0  

Multiple Choice Exams

Study Skills Hack created by 301 Academic Skills Centre. Formats could include - true/false, odd one out, most accurate answer, grid format, extension questions. Read the instructions carefully. For…

From  Oliver Johnson on November 16th, 2018 0 likes 128 plays 0  

Exam Technique

Study Skills Hack created by 301 Academic Skills Centre. At the start of the exam spend time reading the paper before you pick up a pen. Work out which questions you will do and the order you will do…

From  Oliver Johnson on November 12th, 2018 0 likes 399 plays 0  

Our students' tips for exam and revision success

Exams can be a stressful time. Here's some advice from students who've been through it.

From  Tom Roper on May 16th, 2018 0 likes 51 plays 0  

Your Exam- Do's and Don'ts

A guide to sitting exams at the University.

From  Malcolm Roberts on May 4th, 2018 0 likes 2,997 plays 0