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My guide to assignments

My guide to assignments

Moving from FE to HE, the main difference is the style, volume and calibre of the work. Assignment writing is very different to anything I’ve ever done and it was kind of sprung on me at the start of the year. So as an academic […]

Making the most of the Easter holidays

Making the most of the Easter holidays

Hello everyone! The holidays are here! I know I have been looking forward to this break for a few weeks now, and cannot wait to go home. I thought I’d write this blog post today to help you think about the best way to make […]

Study and revision tips

Study and revision tips

Hello everyone,   Can you believe that we only have four weeks left of first semester?! Excitingly, that means it’s almost Christmas. However, it also means that you probably have assignments and exams coming up soon, so I decided to write this week’s blog post […]

Study Tips

Study Tips

Hi everyone! I hope you are all well and have been enjoying reading week. For this week’s blog post I thought I would share some of my fail-safe study methods with you, whether for assignments or exam revision. Tip 1: Post-it Notes: Over exam time […]

How to make the most of your time academically at UCB

How to make the most of your time academically at UCB

Hi everyone, I know it seems a little early to be talking about assignments but as term has started and lectures are in full swing, you might begin to get assignment briefs from your lecturers. This means you should be starting to work on them. […]

The Joy of Assignments

The Joy of Assignments

We’re all guilty of leaving our assignments until the last minute and panicking over whether or not we’ll meet the deadlines – in a way it’s all part and parcel of being a university student! But ideally, we’d like to get them done way in […]

9 Tips to Help with Assignment Stress

9 Tips to Help with Assignment Stress

The festive celebrations have begun, the German Market is open, and Birmingham’s streets are lit up ever so pretty, which can only mean it’s that time of year…Assignment season is well and truly here! Yes, that dreaded five week period leading up to Christmas is probably […]