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Durham University

DU Specialist Study Support

Revision and Exams

Revision and Exams

How you tackle this will vary according to the type of subject you are studying.

For subjects with essay style exams follow:

Part 1 Planning and Organising

Part 2 Preparing a set of Revision Cards

Part 3 Writing a Mock Exam Answer

For Maths and Science subjects follow:

Part 1 Planning and Organising

Part 2 Preparing a set of Revision Cards

Part 3 Sitting a Practice Paper

For help with online exams, check out the links below:

Planning for 24-hour online exams

Template for planning 24-hour online exam period

Preparation for Open Book exams

There is additional information on the Academic Skills website.

For specific guidance about the administration of online exams please visit the Student Registry information page:

Student Registry : Student's Guide to Online Exams - Durham University

If you have any feedback about the Study Support pages, please email: dsstudyskills.coord@durham.ac.uk