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Durham University

Academic Skills Programme

Revision and Exams

Academic Skills Programme workshops:April-June workshops open for booking

Stressless with Student Wellbeing

Stress less with SCA

Wellbeing and volunteering oportunities to help you stress less


Online Information and Resources

Student Registry provides information about the examinations and assessment process.

The Library provides a selection of past exam papers to current students for revision purposes, in line with specific departmental requirements. The menu is also available under the Library tab in DUO.

Aimed at international students, Prepare for Success is an interactive website which offers learning activities to help you prepare for your studies in the UK. These include an interview with a student comparing exams in the UK with exams in her home country.

Counselling Service self help resources information leaflets, work books, relaxation audio, on-line help and bibliotherapy, including Coping with Exam Anxiety

Disability Support's Specialist Study Support page has brought together links and resources covering a range of areas including revision and exams.

Academic Writing for Exams Podcast focusing on academic writing technique.
Revision Techniques Podcast focusing on revision techniques and dealing with examination stress
Memory and Exams PowerPoint slides on memory and revision techniques.