The best ways to study
What are the best ways to study?
At university, in comparison to school or previous levels of education, you are expected to take much more responsibility for your own learning. Each student has their own ways of studying, but here are a few things to consider.
What’s expected at Imperial?
A few key things to start to prepare you:
How is university different
Learn how you learn
It’s important to understand your style of learning so that you can study and find resources that suit your style.
Different methods of assessment:
During your course you will come across several different types of assessment. Get to know the criteria and structure for each to get the best result.
Understanding the question and assessment criteria
You need to understand what is being asked of you in the assessment, so make sure that you understand the question. Your ability to answer this is what is being assessed.
Using feedback to improve
If you have completed previous assignments and feel that you could have done better, look at the feedback and focus on the points raised.