Academic Study Skills

Presentation Panic? Tips to help

Posted on 7 January 2019 by Your Student Life, Supported

Victoria, Student Intern, shares her advice on preparing for a presentation…   Most students experience a bit of presentation panic at some point. Your stomach drops, your mouth goes dry, your knees wobble beneath you and a lump forms in your throat. It can be especially terrifying if it’s marked. However, burying your head in the
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Put off Procrastination!

Posted on 22 November 2017 by Your Student Life, Supported

Tamzin, Wellbeing Champion, gives her 5 Top Tips for beating procrastination and boosting productivity! Procrastinating is one of the major student vices and we all fall victim. Right now, I’m writing this blog while putting off my primary source analysis… Here are my top tips to help manage and overcome procrastination! 5 Top Tips to
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Get career ready this winter

Posted on 20 November 2017 by Your Student Life Supported

Our student intern, Rachel, talks about how you can have a great Christmas holiday and also get career ready… Christmas time is the best time to relax, catch up with family and friends and get ready for the next year ahead of us. But remember, we are only half way through the academic year and
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Supporting you this summer

Posted on 15 June 2017 by Your Student Life, Supported

Student intern, Victoria, shares information about the support available to students during the summer. Assessments and exams are finally over! Sighs of relief swept Cathays on the 9th June, alongside torrents of rain and the chaos of General Election results. Now, undergraduate students across campus are getting ready to pack up their things and head
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Improve your work and confidence – attend Academic Study Skills Classes

Posted on 30 January 2017 by Your Student Life Supported

The Academic Study Skills team are here to help all undergraduates get the most out of their time at university, to help to improve your grades and get a Cardiff University Certificate!  Ann Mc Manus tells us more… Whether you are new to Higher Education, want to improve your grade, want to learn how to make
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20 tips to help with revision and exams

Posted on 9 January 2017 by Your Student Life, Supported

Ann, our Academic Study Skills Manager shares her top 20 tips for revising and exams… Prior planning and preparation are key to success and here I’ve shared my top 20 tips, from prioritising to procrastination, revision notes to sitting the exam, it’s all here for you in this easy to follow list.
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Top exam tips to help keep you on track

Posted on 12 August 2016 by Your student life, supported

Dylan, Student Intern, shares some great exam tips from our Disability & Dyslexia Team  relevant to all students… With exam resits fast approaching I felt it timely to share some tips from the team. We hope you will find these tips useful and please share your tips with us by commenting on this blog post or via twitter or
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Improve your work and confidence – attend Academic Study Skills Classes

Posted on 25 February 2016 by Your Student Life, Supported

The Academic Study Skills team are here to help all undergraduates get the most out of their time at university, to help to improve your grades and get a Cardiff University Certificate!  Ann Mc Manus tells us more … When we study at University we are expected to study in ways which may be different to
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Improve your work and confidence with Academic Study Skills classes

Posted on 6 October 2015 by Your Student Life, Supported

The Academic Study Skills team are here to help all undergraduates get the most out of their time at university, to help to improve your grades and get a Cardiff University Certificate! When we study at University we are expected to study in ways which may be different to how we have studied previously.  We offer
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Make 2015 the year you improve your study skills! Classes available now.

Posted on 4 February 2015 by Your Student Life, Supported

The Academic Skills and Mentoring Team explain how Academic Study Skills classes could help you improve your work and confidence … When we study at University we are expected to study in ways which may be different to how we have studied previously. The Academic Study Skills team are here to help all undergraduates get
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