2nd Edition

How to Pass Exams

By Fred Orr Copyright 2005
    156 Pages
    by Routledge

    156 Pages
    by Routledge

    Does the thought of exams and tests make you feel panicky?

    Do you know how to make the most of those last days before an exam or test?

    Do you worry you'll forget everything you've studied?

    This bestselling guide explains how to control your anxiety and get good marks. Learn how to:

    * avoid panic attacks
    * improve your memory
    * manage your time
    * cope with different kinds of exams and tests

    as well as many other essential techniques.

    Whether you are studying at school, college, university or anywhere else, you need How to Pass Exams. Don't wait till it's too late!


    PART I - Preparation for Exams

    1 Get organised!

    2 Motivate yourself!

    3 Concentrate better

    4 Manage your time

    5 Improve your memory

    PART II - Performing in Your Exams

    6 Controlling exam nerves

    7 Dealing with exam fear

    8 Organising your revision

    9 Performing well during the exam period

    10 Dealing with particular types of examinations



    Fred Orr is a psychologist and was formerly head of the Student Counselling Service at the University of New South Wales. His study skills books have helped countless students around the world do well in exams.