The most common pieces of advice I’ve been given deal with stress, time management and maximising concentration, but there’s not much about optimising the way we study. As a visual learner with two years of trial and error, below are some study methods I used for MPharm exams, as well as what I plan to achieve this year.
In year 1, I was organised but studying became a bit of a chore.
Notes: Handwriting all of my notes and organising into folders.
Studying: Mostly using books, Khan Academy and youtube videos. For revision, I made posters and did past paper questions.
Tools: I organised my life, work and studies using list pads and a bullet journal. Read more Dear exams, I will give you everything I have