I'm struggling to get to grips with what is required to write a really good University exam answer. In A-Levels it was all about remembering as much information as possible (something I was actually quite good at) however it's clear that been able to recite your lecture notes is not enough to get a first (enough to get a low 2.1 perhaps).
My question is how did you all get to grips with this? Did you change your revision techniques in any major way? Infact any general tips on getting a first in exams would be very useful.
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