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    Can you specify the subject and how your timetable is and whether its on a school day or not.
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    (Original post by Shiv is Light)
    Can you specify the subject and how your timetable is and whether its on a school day or not.
    I'm probably not the best person to ask as I didn't revise much for my A-Levels, they were pretty poor but I got into a foundation year in university, which I would say is the same difficulty as A-Levels just focused on one subject. But for me, the amount of revision I do is based on a.)How much the test/exam is worth and b.) How comfortable I am with it.

    I'd personally do around 3/4 hours a day over 2/3 weeks for each test/exam.
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    I don't set myself time goals. I set myself content goals.

    They normally take about two hours each, and I do two subjects a night.
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    2 hours a day, 3 months before exams, excluding weekends.
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    (Original post by Bobjim12)
    2 hours a day, 3 months before exams, excluding weekends.
    Lol wtf seriously for A2? I started from day one and currently doing about 3 hours a day
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    (Original post by Abstract_Prism)
    I don't set myself time goals. I set myself content goals.

    They normally take about two hours each, and I do two subjects a night.
    I can only focus on one I usually cover 1 topic in 45 mins
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    (Original post by Shiv is Light)
    I can only focus on one I usually cover 1 topic in 45 mins
    I do weekdays - 4 hours.
    weekends - 8 hours.
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    (Original post by High Stakes)
    I do weekdays - 4 hours.
    weekends - 8 hours.
    Dayyummm :eek::adore::adore::adore: i think thats too much, are you able to retain info and not have fatigue?
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    I don't go to school, and I do far too little revision.

    I am trying to get to around 8 hours a day in the week and 4 hours a day in the weekend.

    I do Chemistry, Biology and Maths.
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    (Original post by Shiv is Light)
    Dayyummm :eek::adore::adore::adore: i think thats too much, are you able to retain info and not have fatigue?
    just split it up
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    (Original post by Shiv is Light)
    Dayyummm :eek::adore::adore::adore: i think thats too much, are you able to retain info and not have fatigue?
    (Original post by thefatone)
    just split it up
    What he said. Take lots of breaks.
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    Wowee, how do people even revise that much?? I only ever do the homework I get given, so probably around 3/4 hours a week for all three subjects? If there were tests or mocks coming up then I usually do around 2 hours a day everyday the week before.

    People on here are stressing me out haha, though I guess it kind of motivates me to start working harder >_>
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    (Original post by Shiv is Light)
    Lol wtf seriously for A2? I started from day one and currently doing about 3 hours a day
    eh, i mean, this is providing i know about half of the content well enough.
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    Maybe I should actually start revising.

    i type up my notes and that's it?
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    (Original post by Peppercrunch)
    Maybe I should actually start revising.

    i type up my notes and that's it?
    Apparently writing your notes in hand helps with retaining information and understanding compared to typing. Google it
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    (Original post by Peppercrunch)
    Maybe I should actually start revising.

    i type up my notes and that's it?
    (Original post by Shiv is Light)
    Apparently writing your notes in hand helps with retaining information and understanding compared to typing. Google it
    Either way, just making notes = pointless.
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    (Original post by High Stakes)
    Either way, just making notes = pointless.
    Obviously. Its about taking it in
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    (Original post by Shiv is Light)
    Obviously. Its about taking it in
    EXACTLY! You have made good progress padawan. But you have yet much to learn.
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    (Original post by High Stakes)
    EXACTLY! You have made good progress padawan. But you have yet much to learn.
    haha youre a 'fun guy', what kind of mushroom are you?
 
 
 
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