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    Hi, so I have A-level exams in May and June (as most people do) and I have started revision a few days ago. But I'm not too sure if my style of revision is effective in the long-run.

    My revision technique is that I go onto a past paper and have the mark scheme up at the same time. I look at the past paper questions (but do not actually answer them for myself...). Instead I read off of the mark scheme and write out the 'model' answer using all of the points from the mark scheme. Once I have written up an answer I'm happy with, I rewrite it a Few times.

    But I'm not sure if this is effective as I am not answering the questions for myself, I'm merely just copying the mark scheme...


    Any advice would be great! Thanks
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    I'd recommend actually doing the questions first without the mark scheme then use the scheme to write a perfect answer.

    Only you really knows what works for you at the end of the day.
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    OK thanks for reply.

    I've been trying a few different methods (mind maps etc.) but I don't find them to be effective (personally speaking). :/
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    Depends what subjects. At GCSEs it may have worked, but truth be told at A level, you are required to think more. So yeah, as above poster has said, answer the qs first then look at the mark scheme. Memorising the mark scheme will not help. I tried it during my January modules (specifically with chemistry) and failed.
 
 
 
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