Law Express: Exam Success (Revision Guide)

Series
Pearson
Author
Emily Finch / Stefan Fafinski  
Publisher
Pearson
Cover
Softcover
Edition
2
Language
English
Total pages
192
Pub.-date
August 2014
ISBN13
9780273792871
ISBN
0273792873
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Description

"Law Express: Exam Success is a student’s best friend. It gives tips on writing in examinations and the revision process. Highly recommended." James Hankinson, law student, Cardiff University

 

From the makers of the best-selling Law Express revision series comes the new Law Express guide to Exam Success! Filled with helpful revision strategies and top exam tips, this guide is designed to help you from day one of your revision right up until the final moment of your exam. Discover the tips, techniques and strategies that can significantly improve your performance when it counts.

Features

    • Exam tips give important pointers towards earning top marks
    • Examples compare good and bad student writing and explain the difference
    • Try this boxes offer loads of ideas for planning and maximising your revision time
    • Lecturer viewpoint and Student experience let you hear straight from those who know about achieving exam success!
    • Online resources dedicated to exam and revision, including a downloadable revision calendar, exam checklist, marking criteria, sample answers and essay plans, and more!

Table of Contents

Chapter 1:    Law exams and you  

 

Part 1 Revision

Chapter 2:    Revision planning  

Chapter 3:    Revision activities

Chapter 4:    Working with others   

Chapter 5:    Memorising   

Chapter 6:    Final preparation  

Part 2 The exam  

Chapter 7:    Improving exam performance  

Chapter 8:    Writing essays in exams   

Chapter 9:    Answering problem questions in exams   

Chapter 10: Exploiting feedback   

Appendix

Index   

Back Cover

Tried and tested by undergraduate law students across the UK.

 

"Law Express: Exam Success is a student’s best friend. It gives tips on writing in examinations and the revision process. Highly recommended." James Hankinson, law student, Cardiff University

 

From the makers of the best-selling Law Express revision series comes the new Law Express guide to Exam Success! Filled with helpful revision strategies and top exam tips, this guide is designed to help you from day one of your revision right up until the final moment of your exam. Discover the tips, techniques and strategies that can significantly improve your performance when it counts.

  •  Gives you an inside perspective on what really impresses examiners and what to avoid to maximise your marks.
  • Highlights useful exam tips for you to utilise in your revision and during exams, and provides you with practical revision strategies to make the most of your study time.
  • Provides useful hints and tips from other students who can tell you what to avoid to ensure you get those top marks.
  • Online resources dedicated to exam and revision, including a downloadable revision calendar, exam checklist, marking criteria, sample answers and essay plans, and more!

www.pearsoned.co.uk/lawexpress

 

Emily Finch, University of Surrey.

Stefan Fafinski, University of Leeds.