Home | Study skills

Your study place

  • Preferably study in the same place every day.
     
  • Do not allow distractions. If necessary close the door.
     
  • Use a tidy desk and a chair of suitable height. Keep good posture.
     
  • Keep tools within reach and books in a handy bookcase.
     
  • Ensure you have adequate ventilation and a comfortable temperature. 
     
  • Provide a good natural light and adequate electric light so that you do not strain to see you books.
     
  • Never study lying on your bed.
     
  • Wear comfortable clothing.
     
  • Provide and use a suitable filing system. Do not scramble notes in any folder or heap.
     
  • Your ring binders should be labelled and easy to reach. Have a separate one for each subject, using dividers for different units.