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    I am finding this really hard. I am at the moment doing AS and just done my mocks, and I think I can do much better by concentrating on my AS.
    Any suggestions of dealing with this? I want to get As in January and I have 3 weeks of xmas holidays. I want to get the top grades, any suggestions please.
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    Revision five days a week - Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday. Works pretty well for me.
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    Don't go out.
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    Revise little and often, don't leave it all till the last minute but also treat yourself to time with friends.

    If you're disciplined it's easy to do 5 hours a day and still have loadsa time!

    10-11 Revise
    11-11:30 Break
    11:30-1 Revise
    1-2 Lunch
    2-3:30 Revise
    3:30-4 Break
    4-5 Revise

    That's 5 hours then you've got the whole of evening to be with friends etc.

    And if you manage 5 hours during week, there is no reason why you can't be revision free during weekends =D
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    They don't. Although, when I get to university I'm going to make up for it at freshers, where I'm planning to party my penis off.
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    That picture in your sig looks pretty sexy
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    (Original post by Delaney)
    Don't go out.
    why is there always someone on this forum who gives a dry sarcastic answer to a serious question? they're not even funny, just useless
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    (Original post by dnumberwang)
    That picture in your sig looks pretty sexy
    bluddy hell, your sign freaked me out. I clicked the facebook link and thought 'OMG someone knows my fb on tsr' haha

    to OP - it is quite hard, I pretty much buggered up my AS year (and am paying for it now and doing resits) by not focusing enough and socialising more that I used to. parties + alcohol = less work done!

    to be fair though, I had a brilliant year and I would rather have a balanced life than just be depressed from working 24/7. if you start revising now and just meet up with friends one day at the weekend only, I am sure you'll be fine!
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    (Original post by bertiehs)
    why is there always someone on this forum who gives a dry sarcastic answer to a serious question? they're not even funny, just useless
    Well if you're unable to find a balance, focus on the important one.
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    oooh i haven't come across any difficulties yet in balancing it :L maybe it means i'm not concentrating enough :/
    but doing your work + revision with-in free periods should lesser the workload you need to do at home by a huge amount,
    and i'm sure over the holidays you could still revise a few hours a day and still have time to go out just s'long as you don't go doing an all-nighter the night before your exams
 
 
 
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