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Getting ready for university – “prepare”

Getting ready for university – “prepare”

This is the model I use to show the elements you should be working on as you start at university for the first time: I will cover the "prepare" stage in this blog and further blogs will cover the "reflect" and "ask" stages. A place to work... You should now know where...

Cómo aprovechar de forma inteligente las clases

Cómo aprovechar de forma inteligente las clases

  Traducido con autorización del autor por: Roberto Bande GAME-IDEGA and Department of Economics University of Santiago de Compostela No voy a fingir que la universidad no sea otra cosa más que trabajo duro. En ocasiones he oído hacer el símil con la pertenencia...

End of term top tips

End of term top tips

And so we draw towards the end of term with some students preparing for exams and others thinking that the exams are a very long way away. So a quick tip for both: (1) Exams are coming: I have written blogs about how to keep focussed mid-term and how to make sure...

Studying smarter by studying together.

As you start to settle in at university, I hope you are making friends and having a fantastic time. There is so much you can gain from university but if you aren’t on top of the academic work, you can start to get worried about how you are going to perform in exams...