It’s mid-exams over here, and whilst I am definitely not an expert I’m pretty exam-experienced by now! I’ve always found it difficult to focus and maintain concentration for the whole exam period, but this year I think I’ve finally nailed it! It’s ridiculous, but the tips I’ve been given since first year are actually what Read more
Next year I get the chance to go on a placement as part of my Psychology course. Right now I’m in the middle of planning for the placement which is extremely exciting and very stressful. As soon as they told us to start thinking about placements I was very excited and couldn’t wait to begin Read more
As a third year, I am insanely busy right now. I’m doing a Masters so it’s not final year, but studying has suddenly got so much more… Intense. Obviously, this is also the year that I have finally started to explore properly, allowing myself to get involved with many different things. Mostly Welsh things. Oh Read more
Hello pawb. Dyma fy cyfraniad cyntaf I’r blog. Dwi yn astudio meddygaeth yn Prifysgol Caerdydd ond dwin cymeryd flwyddyn allan i ceisio enill gradd rhyngosodol (intercalated degree) yn geneteg blwyddyn yma. I ddechrau swnin hoffi siarad am dan cwpl o profiadau sydd yn eithaf unigryw i fod yn y Prifysgol. Ar diwedd y trydydd Read more
Hi guys, so this is my first blog post. I’m a 4th year medical student but I’m taking a year out to study a Bsc in medical genetics before I finish my degree. So there are lots of things I could talk about and I hope to mention a lot more as the Read more
So I’ve finally returned to Cardiff for my final year… sob. But in the last few weeks I’ve basically kept myself far too busy to have time about how scary that is (someone just posted on my Facebook that there are 9 Fridays until Christmas? Ahhhhh). So what have I been up to? Well… To Read more
Two months spent on Creative Cardiff as part of a Cardiff Undergraduate Research Opportunities Programme really paid off. So what is it and why should you consider one yourself? In this vlog I attempt to answer those exact questions, and in the article that follows, I’ve also added some personal thoughts in regards to the Read more
Konichiwa. Senshuu, Nihongo wa benkyoo o shimashita. Watashi wa Iain o desu. Or for those of you who don’t speak Japanese: Hello. Last week I studied Japanese. My name is Iain. Yes, rather than spend the first few weeks of my holiday proper (after saying goodbye to all my friends) just moping around I decided Read more
Just over a week ago (at 3pm on Monday 1st June) I finished my final exam, and promptly did what most students do at that point. I breathed a huge sigh of relief that it was all over, felt emotional that it was done and so everyone would be moving on and then headed to Read more
Hello bloggers! I hope revision/work is going well, I can say from experience that the hard work now really is worth it – especially for the summer vacation in a few weeks! This month has been action-packed (to say the least) and there isn’t a sign of it holding up any time soon, but I’m Read more
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