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    I'm doing Biology, Chemistry, Maths and Psychology for AS level

    For anyone who did similar subjects to me, when should I start revising and what revision strategies do you think are the most effective ?
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    When you should start revising and what works best for you is very personal. The best thing to do is start as early as possible, go over things again and again, make sure you understand them properly and do loads of past papers in the time allowed.
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    (Original post by esmeralda123)
    I'm doing Biology, Chemistry, Maths and Psychology for AS level

    For anyone who did similar subjects to me, when should I start revising and what revision strategies do you think are the most effective ?
    I study Biology, Chemistry and Psychology (now doing A2) - everyone has a different way of approaching revision and the time they need!
    First year I took Chemistry, Physics and Maths - started revision in April (which is very late) and came out with UUU.
    In my retake year (taking Biology, chemistry and psychology) I started revision I think roughly end of February and got BBC (C in chemistry).

    Practicing questions is really good for revision but different things work for different people ☺️
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    Grab the AS spec for each subject and start making notes/mind-maps/flashcards on all the topics that you need to cover. Once you are confident do every past paper on the planet in timed conditions and if you get stuck on a question complete the paper and write the question on a separate piece of paper with the mark scheme answer and memorize it.

    Start as early as possible you wont believe the pressure it takes off.

    Maths is all about past papers as long as you have a good grasp of the course but first find out all your weaknesses and consolidate the knowledge with some exercises in the textbook.
    Useful websites www.examsolutions.net, www.chemrevise.org
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    dont do past papers , the ones for the old spec are nothing like the new spec papers , i sat AS for the new spec last year for sciences , just do questions by topic , until you are confident on each topic and make sure you have a good understanding and youll be fine , do **** loads of past paper questions BY TOPIC dont do the paper as a whole
 
 
 
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