Exam Prep: Quantitative Problem-solving (Math and Science Exams)

Learn three practical strategies to move away from an endless “plug and chug” approach to solving quantitative problems. Students in math, physics, chemistry, accounting, economics, and basic stats courses will learn how to shift from straight calculations to conceptual thinking when studying for exams. Generic strategies will be taught, not content in specific courses.

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Exam Prep: Short Answer and Essay

Learn how to prepare for tests that include short answer and essay questions, and find out what your instructions are looking for when marking this type of exam.

This workshop also includes information on writing the exam itself, as well.

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Draft Your Exam Study Schedule (workshop)

Learn how to schedule adequate time for studying for each of your final exams – no matter how many you might have! You will leave this workshop with a study schedule draft.

Although this workshop is only one hour long, you are welcome to remain with the professional advisor for an extra half-hour after the workshop for personalized help while creating your schedule.

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Preparing for Your First Exams

Taking your first exams at Queen’s can be a leap into the unknown. Our workshop leaders will help you improve your time and study habits as you prepare for your exams.

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Draft Your Exam Study Schedule (workshop)

Learn how to schedule adequate time for studying for each of your final exams – no matter how many you might have! You will leave this workshop with a study schedule draft. Although this workshop is only one hour long, you are welcome to remain with the professional advisor for an extra half-hour after the workshop for personalized help while creating your schedule.

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Crunch Time, Catch up: Time Management Skills 3.0

Now is the time to develop your time management strategies and tools that will get you caught up – and make sure you keep up – with your coursework. Worried about falling behind? Want to improve on last term’s performance? This workshop can help.

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Editing Your Paper Like a Pro

Editing is a crucial stage of any writing process that improves unreadable, confused or overly complex writing. In this workshop, you’ll learn about simple but effective editing methods to help your assignment reach its full potential.

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