"Get on top of your learning early" - Interview with a Durham Graduate

Durham is a big student town, and this interview with Emma who studied Natural Sciences will shed some light on what it's like to attend Durham University. SnapRevise: What did you study at A-level? Emma: I studied Biology, Chemistry and Maths. SR: What do you learn on a Natural Sciences

"They really want you to think for yourself" - Interview with a Cambridge Graduate

Studying at Cambridge is a unique experience, and this interview with Fran who studied Natural Sciences will shed some light on what it's like to attend Cambridge. SnapRevise: What did you study at A-level? Fran: I studied Biology, Chemistry, Maths and German at A-level. SR: What drew you to your
When should you start to revise for A-level & GCSE exams?

When should you start to revise for A-level & GCSE exams?

Whenever you speak to older students, they always seem to say the same thing: I wish I’d started revising sooner. You might then wonder how early is too early. At GCSE, you can almost get away with revising at the last minute, but with A-Levels, being a step above
How to Create a Daily Study Routine (for GCSEs or A-Levels)

How to Create a Daily Study Routine (for GCSEs or A-Levels)

One of the most important skills that you can learn during your A-Levels and GCSEs is how to set up an effective daily routine. Having an effective routine will allow you to be as productive as possible, so here are the steps that you can take to set one up.
6 Things To Remember When Heading Into A-levels

6 Things To Remember When Heading Into A-levels

Your A-levels certainly are a step up from your GCSEs, but that does not mean there are not things you learnt at GCSE level that will apply to your A-levels. There are plenty of takeaways and lessons you can use once you start Year 12, and here are some of
4 Things To Do When Preparing For Start Of The School Year

4 Things To Do When Preparing For Start Of The School Year

Before you head back to school in September, it is a good idea to acclimatise yourself back into learning by taking the necessary steps in preparing to attend lessons and learn again. Here are a few things we recommend you do at the start of term! 1. Familiarise yourself with
5 tips on making your home workspace productive

5 tips on making your home workspace productive

Before you’re sat down and ready to start studying at home, it’s important you take some steps to ensure you have an effective session. Here are some of our tips that will help you create a good workspace allowing you to stay focused. 1. Find a good spot
The Ultimate Guide to Creating a Revision Timetable

The Ultimate Guide to Creating a Revision Timetable

When moving up to sixth form or college, you will often find yourself with a lot more free time than you are expected to use for studying. For some students, this may be an exciting prospect because it means you can have a little more control over your studies. However,
Our top 4 revision techniques and methods

Our top 4 revision techniques and methods

Many people struggle to find the right revision technique for them when it comes to exams, particularly as there are countless methods that people use when studying, so it’s important that you try and find out which one works best for you. Here are some ideas that’ll help
Your guide to understanding exam board specification documents

Your guide to understanding exam board specification documents

Something that will be incredibly helpful in guiding you through what you should be revising is each exam board’s subject specification document. For example, the OCR A-Level Biology specification will list out exactly what will be taught and covered in exams, from cell biology to ecology. When you know