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    What's an effective way to revise? I end up just making notes from a textbook and this never works but I don't know what else to do. Help????
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    (Original post by govtandpolitics)
    What's an effective way to revise? I end up just making notes from a textbook and this never works but I don't know what else to do. Help????
    Explain core principles and important information from your course to someone else that way when you explain it you know that you definitely know the stuff
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    (Original post by thefatone)
    Explain core principles and important information from your course to someone else that way when you explain it you know that you definitely know the stuff
    I'll try it thanks
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    I like reading over my notes then writing them extremely briefly then filling in the details from memory(if you can).
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    (Original post by Tsrsarahhhh)
    I like reading over my notes then writing them extremely briefly then filling in the details from memory(if you can).
    Sounds like a challenge but I'll have a go doing it that way thanks
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    (Original post by govtandpolitics)
    What's an effective way to revise? I end up just making notes from a textbook and this never works but I don't know what else to do. Help????
    I use a variety of techniques when revising:

    Mindmaps
    Colourful posters
    Flashcards
    Write out notes
    Watch videos on Youtube
    Make audio revision clips
    Teaching other students

    Good luck!
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    (Original post by DeadEnd_96)
    I use a variety of techniques when revising:

    Mindmaps
    Colourful posters
    Flashcards
    Write out notes
    Watch videos on Youtube
    Make audio revision clips
    Teaching other students

    Good luck!
    Thank you for the ideas
 
 
 

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