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    IS this for college or university? If the later I'd suggest investing in a voice recorder. Then spend your time listening to the lecturer and when you get home start making your notes with the recorded lecture to review. This helps me; furthermore, some universities also have podcasts of their lectures which you should be able to download (but not all unis do this or not all the lectures are recorded).
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    (Original post by Kyx)
    Rewriting can be fun
    Aha x

    (Original post by Wingsly)
    I do rough notes where i write everything i hear (just about), then either straight after/on the same day or at some point during the week ill type it up so its neat and add anything extra from textbook, i guess its not the best technique - its whichever one your best at doing, and can remember the most from
    Interesting,but time consuming
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    In one ear, out the other?
    Literally yeah :/

    (Original post by Tiger Rag)
    At History GCSE, we were told to abreviate some words. So, Ger. was Germany, GB was Great Britain, Fra. was France, etc.

    You don't need to write absolutely everything down.
    Yh true. I'm ganna do the same
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    (Original post by Random.guy)
    IS this for college or university? If the later I'd suggest investing in a voice recorder. Then spend your time listening to the lecturer and when you get home start making your notes with the recorded lecture to review. This helps me; furthermore, some universities also have podcasts of their lectures which you should be able to download (but not all unis do this or not all the lectures are recorded).
    For both. Nearly finished my last year of College. I'm more into visual than audio
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    (Original post by Anonbabes)
    Aha x



    Interesting,but time consuming


    Literally yeah :/



    Yh true. I'm ganna do the same
    I'll pray for you
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    (Original post by Cremated_Spatula)
    I'll pray for you
    Thanks . But seriously like I don't understand it why I can't remember what they've said. Like if they've said something i'll only remember the first 3/4 words.
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    (Original post by Anonbabes)
    Thanks . But seriously like I don't understand it why I can't remember what they've said. Like if they've said something i'll only remember the first 3/4 words.
    You don't have to remember word for word, just the main points of what they said.
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    (Original post by Cremated_Spatula)
    You don't have to remember word for word, just the main points of what they said.
    That's my problem, I write word by word XD
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    Put the pen in your bum hole and sit on the paper.
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    (Original post by Jamie S)
    Put the pen in your bum hole and sit on the paper.
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    You on crack?
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    (Original post by Anonbabes)
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    "crack"
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    (Original post by Jamie S)
    "crack"
    Nobody got time for that
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    (Original post by Random.guy)
    IS this for college or university? If the later I'd suggest investing in a voice recorder. Then spend your time listening to the lecturer and when you get home start making your notes with the recorded lecture to review. This helps me; furthermore, some universities also have podcasts of their lectures which you should be able to download (but not all unis do this or not all the lectures are recorded).
    That is exactly what i did record the lecture cause it was never uploaded only the slides were but unless it was an online lecture that was the only time there was audio included.
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    I use the outlining method for Biology. The information links together and it makes it easier to remember and understand. I type up my notes, print them and then memorize them. Use flashcards for the important stuff etc.
    Just make sure you understand everything
 
 
 
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