What to do DURING the exam? A lot of intelligent people don’t do well on tests. A poor grade on a test may reflect, among other things, how you cope with stressful situations, or how you utilize various exam strategies. Here you will learn a new set of techniques to deal with testing in the university setting.
“Why can’t I get it right? All these choices seem to be the same! The professor is trying to trick me. This is not fair!” If you hear yourself venting your frustration this way, this session is for you. You will receive some important tips and strategies for writing multiple choice exams.
How effective would you say are your exam-taking skills?
(scale of 1 to 5, slide the indictor to desired response)
Don't worry - lots of students are unsure about their learning skills when starting university. These modules will help you to develop the skills and confidence you need to be a successful student!
That's ok - everyone needs a starting point, and you will likely see some big improvements after reviewing this module to get some new test-taking strategies.
Good job — it sounds like you have some strategies that are working for you, but you could definitely benefit from some new ones.
Very good — we hope that they module can provide some additional skills to increase both confidence and success at test taking.
Excellent — this is the best place to be, but a few extra pointers can never hurt.