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    Hello,

    I'm currently doing my Alevels and I was wondering how to split study time for each subject.

    I'm doing the new specification for Biology and Chemistry

    OCR AS/A2 Biology
    OCR AS/A2 Chemistry
    Edexcel AS/A2 Maths
    Edexcel BTEC Media

    I will be doing the final exams in coming May and June

    Also aiming for As and A*

    Any suggestions?

    Thank you
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    I think it depends what subjects you find hardest. I found Biology and Maths easier than Chemistry so I spent most of my time on Chemistry, but I knew people who were the opposite and if they did what I did then they would have failed!

    In your situation I would see what subjects you find harder when you start. If you notice you are struggling with one subject and start falling behind then I would start revising that as soon as possible. If you find them all around the same difficulty level then maybe one or two months before the exam start revising them all, giving each subject the same time. Then if you notice you learn one subject faster than the others take time off that and give it to a subject you are finding harder to learn.

    I didn't do Media, but I have heard there is a lot of coursework so make sure you keep on doing that throughout the year and don't leave it until the last minute. Maybe try and do a few hours on it each weekend?
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    Ok, thank you😊 I find Chemistry and Maths hard, so will have to spent a lot of time on that
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    (Original post by AMR217)
    Hello,

    I'm currently doing my Alevels and I was wondering how to split study time for each subject.

    I'm doing the new specification for Biology and Chemistry

    OCR AS/A2 Biology
    OCR AS/A2 Chemistry
    Edexcel AS/A2 Maths
    Edexcel BTEC Media

    I will be doing the final exams in coming May and June

    Also aiming for As and A*

    Any suggestions?

    Thank you
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    Tough subjects! I think the best first step to take is to decide what you need to study the most on. Only you can decide that. (That doesn't mean to say forget the other stuff), then order how much time you spend on each subject like that.

    Then make a revision timetable based on how you prioritise each subject. But don't forget to include some down-time in your timetables. No-one likes stressing out with loads of work, nothing goes in then anyway.

    I'd suggest having your timetable in groups of 1 hour sections, with 15 minute breaks in-between each section to clear your head up and be ready to move on to the next thing.

    It's also important to make sure you have a calendar or reminders on your phone for when media coursework is due. There's nothing worse than spending all your time revising other subjects and forgetting about your coursework due date so having to do a months worth of coursework in 1 night.

    Hope this helps!
    Sam @ StudentWise .uk
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    (Original post by Sam.StudentWise)
    Hey!

    Tough subjects! I think the best first step to take is to decide what you need to study the most on. Only you can decide that. (That doesn't mean to say forget the other stuff), then order how much time you spend on each subject like that.

    Then make a revision timetable based on how you prioritise each subject. But don't forget to include some down-time in your timetables. No-one likes stressing out with loads of work, nothing goes in then anyway.

    I'd suggest having your timetable in groups of 1 hour sections, with 15 minute breaks in-between each section to clear your head up and be ready to move on to the next thing.

    It's also important to make sure you have a calendar or reminders on your phone for when media coursework is due. There's nothing worse than spending all your time revising other subjects and forgetting about your coursework due date so having to do a months worth of coursework in 1 night.

    Hope this helps!
    Sam @ StudentWise .uk

    Thank you...I definitely need to make a timetable and write down deadline dates for my media course works.
 
 
 
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