How to pretend youâ€™re busy!
Study for exams
Routine Set yourself a routine
Always study in the same place Train yourself to follow certain patterns Reformulate your routine around exam time
STICK TO IT!
List making Prioritise
Include realistic goals Tick off as you go
DO THE WORST FIRST
Study Space Always study in
the same place Tidy desk = Tidy mind End of session – Tidy desk and pack bag
Minimise distractions Do not have your
phone on the desk Do not have the computer open unless it is to do work – you can not face book and study at the same time
Take Breaks Reward yourself for
work After a set time limit (e.g. 2 hours) Short breaks to refresh
What about when it just doesn’t happen? Why not? Try something new Take a break
Change your attitude