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Managing your time

Successful study at University isn't just about knowing how to write an essay or pass an exam – to do these things as well as you deserve you have to find a way to manage all the different demands on your time. student with pile of books

That could include not only academic work like lectures and seminars, presentations and research, coursework and revision, but also paid work and time for fitness, fun, friends and family.

In this section you will find resources to help you plan your workload, get organised, and make more effective use of the time you have. For more detailed advice, see the LearnHigher website on Time Management for University Students (also produced by the Study Advice team at the University of Reading).

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Study Advice will remain open for student appointments throughout the summer.

Come and chat if you want to discuss your dissertation or thesis, prepare for August exams, or develop your study practices so you're ready for a flying start next year.

You can book in person in Room 103 on the 1st floor of the Library, by phone on 0118 378 4242, or by email

studyadvice@reading.ac.uk

If you cannot come to campus, we may be able to give advice by email.

 

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