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Exams are a method of assessment, designed to assess your recall and analysis of information. You will be asked to answer questions and solve problems under timed conditions.  

Below in the boxes you will find information about exam preparation, exam revision and techniques,  what to do if you have 'left it too late' and stress management.  Please, click the title of the area you want to view. Each page has a range of resources which you should find useful.


Exam Preparation Exam Revision and Techniques

Exams: Left it too late?

Stress Management


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Personalising your device and using assistive tools

There are many assistive technology tools which can help you choose how you want to access material and these can really improve your productivity.

The University has made some applications available on the student PCs within the library and IT Centres; others are free for you to download and use on your own devices (phone, tablet, laptop or computer) .  Find out more on our personalising standard software guide and our assistive tools and software guide.