iFalcon Study Skills - Taking Your Test Effectively

Sweaty palms, sinking feeling in your gut, heart racing, mind blanks? Must be test time!

If you've ever experienced a mild panic during an exam, you know how discouraging it can be. But there are many ways to prevent this situation from happening, and also strategies that help you cope if it does occur. You want every exam to represent your best work, and these tips can maximize your potential.

The exercises in this module are designed to help you develop test-taking strategies that work for you.

Students who take tests effectively:

  • Scan through the whole exam before writing
  • Remain calm and relaxed throughout the duration of the exam
  • Make the best use of their time on the exam
  • Demonstrate all of their knowledge in the course