Student Learning

To do well in your exams, you should revise your lecture notes within 24 hours, do the readings and keep up with your workload during the trimester.

Exams are based on lectures, tutorials, assignments and required reading. To do well in your exams, you should have a high level of content knowledge of your courses as well as effective exam and test skills. These workshops will help you to fine tune your performance for exams and tests.

All Exam Skills workshops are held in the Student Learning Seminar Room, Level 0, Kirk Building, Kelburn.

Get ready for exams! Come and learn ways to make revision part of your study routine.

  Day Date Time
Trimester 1 Tuesday 3 May 11.11.50am
Monday 16 May 11-11.50am
Trimester 2 Tuesday 27 September 10-10.50am
Wednesday 5 October 11-11.50am

Anxious about exams? This session provides useful strategies for tackling tests and exams.

  Day Date Time
Trimester 1 Thursday 19 May 11-11.50am
Thursday 26 May 1.10-2pm
Trimester 2 Thursday 6 October 1.10-2pm
Thursday 13 October 11-11.50am

Fine tune your essay writing skills for exams. This session aims to show you what to do to help you enhance your results.

  Day Date Time
Trimester 1 Tuesday 17 May 1.10-2pm
Wednesday 25 May 10-10.50am
Trimester 2 Wednesday 5 October 1.10-2pm
Tuesday 11 October 10-10.50am

For enquires, contact Student Learning by phone 04-463 5999 or by email student-learning@vuw.ac.nz.