Monthly Archives: October 2013

Challenges faced by foreign students in the UK

There are a number of hurdles that an international student needs to overcome in order to have a fruitful time at a UK based university. Here are some of them, and some suggestions on how to overcome them. Accommodation Finding …

Effective Note Taking

Taking effective notes while at a lecture or when reading, can assist in many ways. This brief article will explain how. Having readymade revision material Providing a comprehensive list of further questions and research topics Giving you a chronology of …

Getting up to pace in your first year at University

The thought of the first year at university can be daunting for some. Some also find the pace during the first few months difficult. Your previous studies should have prepared you for this experience and you will more than likely …

How to proof-read your essay

Proof-reading your essay needn’t be left for someone else to do. Although there are obvious benefits of having a sharp eye pass over your work, there are also good reasons why you should be doing it yourself. The key element …