How to study with Kortext – Spaced practice 

Lady holding lots of notes.

Exam season is approaching faster than the next series of Love Island, meaning you really need to get a move on with revising before exams begin.  Dependent on your course, exams may not even be your only worry. You may have coursework due too, which really emphasises the need for you to get studying sooner

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How to study with Kortext

You’re just about to enjoy your Easter break, exams are ages away, and you’ve got plenty of time for studying, right? WRONG! Exam season is approaching faster than the next series of Love Island, meaning you really need to get a move on with revising before exams begin. Dependent on your course, exams may not

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Eight goals for greatness this semester!

Often, when we hear the word ‘goals’, our minds automatically travel up the pitch to football, but what if we told you there were other goals that were, *ahem*, more important? Brace yourselves, because we have compiled a list of eight goals that will help you on your way to greatness this semester.

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Steps to self-directed study success!

As a student, you very quickly become aware of the level of effort you need to put in to meet the minimum requirements for passing your course, but is that enough? Sadly, not. Faster than you could possibly imagine, your studies will be over, and you’ll be competing with hundreds of thousands of other graduates for post-graduate placements, schemes and jobs.

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5 Tips to Overcome Procrastination 

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By Vasile Boico – University of Birmingham student and Kortext Student Ambassador. Your room is tidy, your bookshelf is sorted by genre, your wardrobe is organised by colour and season, but you have not started working on your assignments yet.  Does this sound like you?  Procrastination means putting off tasks until the last minute. You know

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Stress: What is it, and how to overcome it

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University can be quite a whirlwind. It can be fun, exciting, and amazing, but it can equally be busy, stressful, and overwhelming.  Sometimes, stress is a bit of a buzzword, but if that’s how you feel, then that’s perfectly ok.  Despite the fact it can make you feel terrible, stress is a natural feeling, designed to

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