How To Pass Your Exams

Author: Mike Evans
Publisher: How To Books
ISBN: 9781848034495
Release Date: 2011-06-01
Genre: Education

Whatever exams you're taking, this book really will make a big difference to your performance - at professional or academic level; Master's or GCSE; A level, essay or multiple choice. Many hard working, intelligent people still fail their exams through lack of confidence or poor exam technique. At least fifty per cent of a candidate's chances are down to: *Taking the right attitude into the exam *Using simple but very effective techniques in the exam itself *Approaching your course of study in the right way These factors are your guarantee of success. They are easy to learn and proven beyond doubt. They will also boost your confidence so that you arrive in the exam room both ready and able to succeed. Contents: Preface; 1. Getting a sensible perspective; 2. What examiners want; 3. Getting set for success; 4. The role of parents, partners and fellow students; 5. Revision; 6. Special techniques; 7. As the exam approaches; 8. The exam; Index.

How to Pass Your Exams

Author: Mike Evans
Publisher: How To Books
ISBN: 1845284445
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Education

Whatever exams you're taking, this book really will make a big difference to your performance - at professional or academic level; Master's or GCSE; A level, essay or multiple choice. Many hard working, intelligent people still fail their exams through lack of confidence or poor exam technique. At least fifty per cent of a candidate's chances are down to: *Taking the right attitude into the exam *Using simple but very effective techniques in the exam itself *Approaching your course of study in the right way These factors are your guarantee of success. They are easy to learn and proven beyond doubt. They will also boost your confidence so that you arrive in the exam room both ready and able to succeed. Contents: Preface; 1. Getting a sensible perspective; 2. What examiners want; 3. Getting set for success; 4. The role of parents, partners and fellow students; 5. Revision; 6. Special techniques; 7. As the exam approaches; 8. The exam; Index.

How To Write An Assignment 8th Edition

Author: Pauline Smith
Publisher: How To Books
ISBN: 9781848036116
Release Date: 2010-12-31
Genre: Education

This practical guide, written by a chief examiner, gives you the tools and planning techniques for making light work of assignments, essays, reports and dissertations. It covers: * Thoroughly understanding the title, question or brief *Choosing the right format for your assignment *Producing an outline plan *Researching and taking notes *Drafting the structure and improving your style * Presenting the final assignment / Examples and mini case studies show the difference between good and bad practice. Self-evaluation exercises ensure you stay on the right track.

The Complete Guide To Writing Your Dissertation

Author: Steve Ball
Publisher: How To Books
ISBN: 9781848036949
Release Date: 2012-11-06
Genre: Education

If you are studying at undergraduate or masters level it's likely that you will have to write a dissertation, critical essay or project report before you can graduate. Unfortunately, many good pieces of student research and inquiry are devalued - and sometimes even fail - because they are badly planned, structured or written. Make all that hard work count! This new guide looks directly at the processes, techniques and objectives of writing the dissertation itself. It covers longer term aspects - such as planning, scheduling, structuring - and more immediate ones - such as style, detail and managing the length. - Learn how to understand and decode the academic language of research questions, learning outcomes, objectives and assessment criteria, and translate them into the right form of words. - Discover how to maintain that essential focus on your objectives and research question or hypothesis, and their connection to your discussion and eventual conclusions. - Develop a schedule, identifying the tasks and milestones that will keep you on track, and update the plan as you go. - Find a style and structure that will help shape your writing to satisfy the examiners. - Manage the overall length and chapter lengths, and learn how to cut excess content and avoid repetition. - Master the technicalities of dissertation writing, such as methodologies, literature reviews, note systems, referencing...- Learn to how to transform an adequate dissertation into a good one by attending to fluency and detail - grammar, accuracy, consistency, punctuation - and the controlled use of aids such as spellcheckers and style checkers. - Avoid plagiarism and other evils. How can you avoid falling into cheating, either by accident or by carelessness under pressure? With examples and self-checking exercises to help you to stay on the right track, this essential guide will also serve as a valuable aid to all types of academic writing.

Your Phd Companion

Author: Nick Green
Publisher: How To Books
ISBN: 9781848034723
Release Date: 2011-07-01
Genre: Education

This book guides you through doctoral study from the student's point of view - the challenges, pitfalls, and ups and downs that you're likely to encounter in the course of your PhD. Inside you'll find: - Advice on doing research - Examples of PhD problems and their resolution - Reflections on life as a PhD student - Insights into how the academic system works - Real life cases of famous (and not so famous)PhD students Over and above what your supervisors and university may have to offer, Your PhD Companion will help explain all kinds of things that no one ever seems to tell you - and you don't necessarily know to ask.

Pass your exams

Author: Andrew Holmes
Publisher: Infinite Ideas
ISBN: 9781908189400
Release Date: 2005-07-22
Genre: Education

Contains 52 brilliant ideas on how you can turn exam worries into exam success.

The Student S Guide To Exam Success

Author: Tracy, Eileen
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education (UK)
ISBN: 0335220487
Release Date: 2006-10-01
Genre: Education

‘the most life-enhancing publication to come my way in a very long time… a revelation’ Nathalie Wheen on Classic FM ‘a saviour... Read in one day... it works! Ever felt spiralling into a black hole? This book will awaken the passion you once had for your studies - it's there, you just can't feel it... until the first few lines of Chapter 1. Turn a nightmare back to your dream - and realise it’ Student on Amazon Exams frighten almost everyone. Fear of failure (and even of success) can make even the most able students struggle with coursework, revision and exams. Most study guides overlook these powerful underlying emotions. Unique in allaying the anxieties that cause people to procrastinate, go blank, swot pointlessly or underperform, this book can change your attitude and help you break free: Understand your fears Stop panicking and start enjoying your work Develop a balanced mental approach to your exams In addition, it offers a wealth of grade-boosting tips: Devise a revision strategy that works Write powerful essays Learn how to speed-read Create effective notes and mind-maps Remember what you learn Written simply and humorously, with summaries enabling busy students to read quickly, this is one of the most comprehensive and user-friendly study guides available. The second edition contains additional material for mature students and a brand new chapter offering real-life student testimonials.

Breeze through your exams

Author: Infinite Ideas
Publisher: Infinite Ideas
ISBN: 9781908864987
Release Date: 2012-02-27
Genre: Education

Breeze through your exams offers insider information needed for exam success. It contains a selection of some of the best exam ideas from our best-selling title, Pass your exams.We reveal some brilliant ways to motivate yourself for success and gain the confidence to ensure that your hard work pays off on the big day. You'll find fantastic tips on improving your attitude to studying, committing information to memory and learning how to learn. The tried and tested techniques in Breeze through your exams will help you to turn your exam performance around.

Examination Medicine

Author: Nicholas J Talley
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780729581684
Release Date: 2014-01-26
Genre: Medical

“Preparation is the key to success Now in its seventh edition, Examination Medicine: a guide to physician training ebook has prepared generations of Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (FRACP) candidates and medical students for their written and clinical examinations. Instructive, informative and aligned with current practice, this new ebook edition provides an overview of what to expect and what is expected of you. It shares valuable advice on how to prepare for the examinations, use your time to best effect and avoid common pitfalls. In addition, this ebook provides: • - 50 practice long cases including history, examination, investigations and treatment • - sample long cases from the examiner’s perspective including typical points likely to be raised in discussion and clinical traps candidates may fall into • - 30 practice short cases including examples of typical X-rays and scans, providing guidance for ‘spot’ diagnosis and outlining a system for examination • - hint boxes highlighting common pitfalls and useful tips. Examination Medicine: a guide to physician training 7e ebook continues to be a valued resource for medical students, outlining the key skills and qualities your examiner expects. It ensures you give your best possible performance in your examinations. The seventh edition print edition also includes video tutorials on conducting short and long cases via Student Consult. Please note that access to Student Consult is not available with purchase of the ebook book version.

Passed

Author: Ebrima B Sawaneh
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 1978209274
Release Date: 2017-11-03
Genre:

Have you spent years trying to get certified due to continued exam failures? Do you want to acquire a professional qualification but fear of failure is holding you back? Then you do not have to worry anymore. This self-help book will show you the techniques that will prepare you to pass any professional exams; even without attending lectures. The book is for people who have the desire to be professionally certified but face challenges with planning, studies, and the examination hall. As a lifetime self-study student who sat and passed over 20 professional exam papers at the first attempt, the author has mastered the art of passing exams even while having a full-time banking job. He has read, researched, and tested many of the best materials for success in an exam. You too can pass any professional exam at the first sitting, and this book will show you: the mindset, network, and investment you needed to pass. Proven methods of preparing study notes that aid recall How to relate your textbook to the practical cases and scenarios How to easily remember any new idea or formula Productive study and revision strategies that lead to exam success. Strategies that can impress the examiner How to read and respond to any examination questions and much more. Follow the advice in this book; you will get higher success rates in any professional exams. What is stopping you from acquiring your desired professional certification faster than you ever thought possible? You must act with the right tools; then you will see satisfactory results.

Passing Exams

Author: Dawn Hamilton
Publisher: Cengage Learning EMEA
ISBN: 082646789X
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Education

There is much more to exam success than just knowing the course material. There are various skills needed for exams such as revising correctly, exam time management and dealing with nerves and stress, and this book practically deals with these. This text is a practical guide full of original techniques that will help the student to: understand what examiners are really looking for, use revision time more effectively, improve memory, make the most of allotted time in an exam, write better essays, learn how to eliminate exam stress, improve diet and lifestyle to boost energy levels. An essential text for exam success.

Saunders 2018 2019 Strategies for Test Success E Book

Author: Linda Anne Silvestri
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323479714
Release Date: 2017-06-22
Genre: Medical

Get more than just practice questions; get comprehensive test and nursing school preparation that’s proven to help you succeed! Written by the most trusted expert in NCLEX exam prep, Saunders 2018-2019 Strategies for Test Success: Passing Nursing School and the NCLEX Exam, 5th Edition is an invaluable guide that teaches you how to master the things that matter most on the NCLEX exam and your nursing school exams: critical thinking, problem solving, and time management. In this guide you’ll find not only 1,200 practice questions and rationales that reflect the latest NCLEX-RN and NCLEX-PN test plans, but you’ll also get a wealth of proven tips and real-world hints to help you overcome text anxiety, develop effective study habits, and confidently evaluate and identify the correct answer for a variety of test question types, including alternate item formats. It’s a must-have resource for any nursing student who needs not just practice, but well-rounded preparation! A Reducing Test Anxiety chapter offers simple strategies to control test-induced stress and gain the confidence needed to pass exams. A Developing Study Skills chapter provides helpful tips on improving time management for more efficient exam preparation. 1,200 review questions are included in the book and online, providing a 2-in-1 approach to learning strategies and test-taking skills UNIQUE! Student-to-Student Hints highlight real life strategies that have helped other students graduate from nursing school and pass the NCLEX exam. Helpful Tips for the Nursing Student highlight the most important concepts needed for exam success. Online practice questions let you apply the strategies learned from the text in a realistic electronic testing environment. Emphasis on comprehensive test preparation helps you develop, refine, and apply the reasoning skills you need to succeed throughout nursing school and on the NCLEX examination. Priority concepts for each question help you link your concept-based classes and NCLEX prep. Chapters on specific question content — such as prioritization, pharmacology, triage/disaster management, and delegation — offer numerous examples to prepare you for higher-level questions. A fun, 4-color design features cartoons and bold designs to help engage visual learners. NEW! Thoroughly updated content reflects the most current NCLEX-RN and NCLEX-PN test plans. NEW! Experience level coding for questions designates each question as beginning, intermediate, or experienced to help focus your learning throughout all points of your nursing school career. NEW! Increased focus on clinical judgement incorporates strategies for clinical judgement, question data, and question abnormalities into the NCLEX-style questions. NEW! Expanded client-centered options address the increasing import of the patient-centered care QSEN competency on the NCLEX Exam. NEW! Additional coverage of interprofessionalism is incorporated.

Achieve PMP Exam Success

Author: Diane Altwies, PMP
Publisher: J. Ross Publishing
ISBN: 9781604270181
Release Date: 2013-07-18
Genre: Business & Economics

This bestselling study guide provides busy project managers with a brief yet proven comprehensive self-study program for successfully passing the Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification Exam on the first attempt, while cutting study time typically needed in half. Users can simulate 200 exam questions with the CD-ROM.

Cracking the AP Human Geography Exam 2018 Edition

Author: Princeton Review
Publisher: Princeton Review
ISBN: 9781524710101
Release Date: 2017-08
Genre: Advanced placement programs (Education)

Reviews topics covered on the test, offers tips on test-taking strategies, and includes two full-length practice tests with answers and explanations.