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    I realllllllyyy wanna go to uni but I have 0 motivation. And even if I do revise, nothing goes in, any tips? Struggle is, I have no quiet place at home to revise, and my parents wouldn't let me go out to the library either.
    Also, I tend to listen to music when revising, is that a bad thing or a good thing? This is in regards to revising something like Biology.
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    Parents won't "let" you? Why can't you go regardless of whether they let you - unless there's an imperative reason to stay at home, just go and say it's for the sake of your future.

    Try different revision techniques - e.g. flashcards, mindmaps, watching youtube videos, teaching someone, talking to a classmate. if your current ones aren't working.

    You don't need motivation you need action/discipline - you need to DO something. Just say something small like "I will spend 20 minutes creating 1 mindmap on mono/polysaccharides and that is it" or something like that and you'll be amazed at what you can achieve once you've just started.

    I'm not sure about music - I think studies show both support and criticism against using it. as long as it doesn't distract you too much then go for it.
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    (Original post by JubilationXXV)
    I realllllllyyy wanna go to uni but I have 0 motivation. And even if I do revise, nothing goes in, any tips? Struggle is, I have no quiet place at home to revise, and my parents wouldn't let me go out to the library either.
    Also, I tend to listen to music when revising, is that a bad thing or a good thing? This is in regards to revising something like Biology.
    Your pain is understood, however motivation is only something you could change. The fact that you don't 'need' to go to university and you 'want' to go, shows that you do have the motivation inside of you, but you aren't enhancing it to do well in your exams.

    Revision is tough, and in fact is very hard work, however you have to learn to discipline yourself and force yourself to do it to get what you 'want'. Maybe everything in life for you comes easy for you especially if you're living in the UK. Most people would kill to be in the position you're in.

    However there's one piece of advice I can give you, do not ever give yourself excuses, because giving excuses to yourself comes easy and there are no consequences.

    Good Luck.
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    (Original post by Drunq)
    Your pain is understood, however motivation is only something you could change. The fact that you don't 'need' to go to university and you 'want' to go, shows that you do have the motivation inside of you, but you aren't enhancing it to do well in your exams.

    Revision is tough, and in fact is very hard work, however you have to learn to discipline yourself and force yourself to do it to get what you 'want'. Maybe everything in life for you comes easy for you especially if you're living in the UK. Most people would kill to be in the position you're in.

    However there's one piece of advice I can give you, do not ever give yourself excuses, because giving excuses to yourself comes easy and there are no consequences.

    Good Luck.
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    Your gonna fail if you don't do work now gd luck pal
 
 
 
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