A few weeks ago, I started up a YouTube channel. Since then, I've been posting a new video every Saturday at 1pm. As well as this, I've been posting on my blog every single day for over 3 months now. So, I'm starting to wonder whether it's time to mix things up a little bit.… Continue reading What Should I Do?
Over the last one and a half years, I have learnt a lot both in what I am studying (Politics and Psychology) and about myself. The things I have learnt about myself are both good and bad and what I have learnt about Psychology and Politics is both interesting and some boring. I have also… Continue reading Guest Post: Pros and Cons of Uni
Hi, I’m Bronwen from https://generationtephra.wordpress.com/ and I’m coming to the end of my first year studying European Languages at Aberystwyth University. Aberystwyth (Ab-er-ist-with) is a small seaside town on the coast of west Wales and, as I’ve learnt, not that many English people have ever heard of it and neither had I until I stumbled… Continue reading Guest Post: Why I Chose Aberystwyth University
Practicing exam questions is such an important part of the revision process, so I would definitely recommend giving yourself a good amount of time to look over past papers. But, if you need some convincing, here are 5 reasons why it's important to revise past papers: An opportunity to get familiar with the types of questions you'll be asked Practice… Continue reading Revision Tips – Past Papers
If you're struggling to decide which university to apply for, worry no more. Every Friday from today onwards, you'll be given an insight into various different unis across the UK, with real students giving their reasons for studying there. So, to start the series off, here's why I chose Durham University... Prestige I've always pushed myself to the… Continue reading Why I Chose Durham University
I've now been blogging for just over two months, and the response I've received so far has just been incredible. Thank you to every single one of you who has been reading my posts, and even more to those of you who are following me! Now, I'd really love for some of you to get involved… Continue reading I Need Your Help…
If you're on study leave from Uni or College it can be incredibly difficult to manage your own time. There's nobody telling you what you should be doing, or how long you should be spending on revision, so you've got to figure it all out for yourself...while somehow managing to stay motivated for weeks on… Continue reading Revision Tips: How to Create a Study Timetable
Exam season is just around the corner, and you're probably starting to panic quite a bit. You might be worried about how to structure an essay, whether you have enough time to get through all of your revision material, or you may simply have no idea where to start. Well, whatever your concern, worry no more;… Continue reading Revision Tips: Everything You Need to Know
Sitting in a lecture for an hour or two can be pretty intense, and after a while your note-taking might start to get a bit lacklustre. However, when it comes to revision you'll definitely regret putting your pen down after the first 20 minutes. So, instead of rushing to write down every word, and giving… Continue reading How To Take Notes Well
So, you've had your student loan for two weeks and you've already booked a holiday to Zante, bought three designer handbags, and now you're sat eating days-old takeaway pizza on your kitchen floor debating whether you're going to have to become a Sugar Baby in order to pay your rent for the next month. Well, if you're… Continue reading How to Waste Your Student Loan in Style
Most of us know, far too well, just how easy it is to sit at the back of a lecture theatre, hungover and tired, and not take anything in. Scrolling through Facebook and Twitter, we can often forget just how useful a lecture can actually be. But, with a few tips you'll soon be on your way… Continue reading How To Get The Most out of a Lecture
If you've applied for University this year, you may be starting to feel as though there's a lot you need to do over the next few months to prepare. Applying for student finance is definitely one of the most important things to add to your to-do list. So, to make things that little bit easier here's… Continue reading Student Finance – HELP!