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Exam Planner

Proper Preparation Prevents Poor Performance
Fill in this Exam Planner to get organised and prepare for your end-of-semester exams.

Course
Exam
What it’s worth
Day, Date and
Time
Location
*recheck on the day

Exam Format

Topics/Weeks
covered by the
Exam

What I will need

My marks so far

(EXAMPLE
ONLY)
1000IBA
Management &
Organisations
Yes
40%
Saturday
9 Nov 2013
2:30pm
N22 Room
0.15*
25 Multiple
choice & Short
Answer
Questions
Closed Book
1.5 hours

COURSE 1

COURSE 4

2 x HB pencils,
1 x pen,
translation
dictionary,
Student ID
card,
calculator
47% (out of
60%)

Work out what you need to study: (look back over your Course
Profiles, Learning@Griffith, lecture slides for hints and revision notes).
Plan out your time using an Exam Study Plan: (for example, dividing


Exam Tips

COURSE 3

Weeks 4-12
(Chapters 312)

How to Prepare

COURSE 2

On the Day


Plan to arrive 15-20mins early.
Remember your Student ID card.
Take an hour or more break from

During your Exam

Write your name on all
papers.
Use the perusal time wisely

your Student Success Advisor by emailing ssa-seet@griffith. Take a jumper – exam rooms are cold. The night before the exam.   (read through the whole paper carefully. and make notes if permitted). Read each question twice. ID Card and notes if permitted. and get a good sleep the night before.   studying before your exam to give your brain a rest.   12 chapters over 3 days = 4 chapters per day). SUNDAY Week 13 Last Week of Classes Week 14 Study Week Week 15 Exam Week MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY SATURDAY .edu. review slides. look for common threads. Don’t ask people what they’ve studied BEFORE the Exam. Use extra time to check answers. take regular breaks.au Exam Study Plan Proper Preparation Prevents Poor Performance Use this Weekly Planner to allocate and manage your study time wisely for exams. get your resources together: writing materials. practice questions. Drink lots of water. or about questions AFTER (it can just make you nervous). For help with exam study strategies make an appointment with Tracey Harvey. write/read/talk. make concept maps. Use different methods to study: summarise notes. plan your time allocation for each question. calculator.

edu.Week 16 Exam Week For help with exam study strategies make an appointment with Tracey Harvey.au . your Student Success Advisor by emailing ssa-seet@griffith.