Join TSR now and get all your revision questions answeredSign up now

How do you guys revise for Edexcel GCE Biology unit 1 As? Watch

    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    2
    ReputationRep:
    Hello

    We have all sat that January exam for this Unit 1 and.. I got pretty bad grade..

    But in my high school students .. some used a a very different technique.

    Do u know for the exams we are given a specification booklet and in there it tells you what you really need to learn for the exam so that u know the stuff "your supposed to know" for the exam.

    One of then students in my high school used this specification for EDEXCEL GCE which had all the Learning objectives and they made their notes on it. BAM! They ended up with an A (nearly full marks)

    So ...i was given this specification booklet with the L.O and I didn't use it unfortunately..so i guess this is one of my reason why i got an E. I have to tell u guys that..... what your revising like the stuff on 'Na+ Cl- sodium channel' is just worthless... (when has it ever came up in the exam???)

    My Oh my... i was revising that properly when these stuff didn't even come up!

    I mean the L.O tells you what really needs to be revised ..and that means the quarter of the two units are nonsense and worthless as IT'S NOT ASKED IN THE EXAM..

    I was just asking that do u guys use this Learning outcomes and it's in the edexcel website.

    Moreover we all know how Edexcel biology is (you need the right terminology and even the right word to get marks) so what the students did were memorize those answers that was asked in the L.O.

    I wanna ask how u guys revise and do u know anything about this technique (L.O)?

    Cheers
 
 
 
Poll
Should MenACWY vaccination be compulsory at uni?
Help with your A-levels

All the essentials

The adventure begins mug

Student life: what to expect

What it's really like going to uni

Rosette

Essay expert

Learn to write like a pro with our ultimate essay guide.

Uni match

Uni match

Our tool will help you find the perfect course for you

Study planner

Create a study plan

Get your head around what you need to do and when with the study planner tool.

Study planner

Resources by subject

Everything from mind maps to class notes.

Hands typing

Degrees without fees

Discover more about degree-level apprenticeships.

A student doing homework

Study tips from A* students

Students who got top grades in their A-levels share their secrets

Study help links and info

Can you help? Study help unanswered threadsRules and posting guidelines

Sponsored content:

HEAR

HEAR

Find out how a Higher Education Achievement Report can help you prove your achievements.

Groups associated with this forum:

View associated groups

The Student Room, Get Revising and Marked by Teachers are trading names of The Student Room Group Ltd.

Register Number: 04666380 (England and Wales), VAT No. 806 8067 22 Registered Office: International House, Queens Road, Brighton, BN1 3XE

Quick reply
Reputation gems: You get these gems as you gain rep from other members for making good contributions and giving helpful advice.