23 episodes

The La Trobe University Student Podcast

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The La Trobe University Student Podcast

    Episode 15: Actually Sitting Exams

    Episode 15: Actually Sitting Exams

    Sabrina, Terry and Pooja talk exams in the final episode of The Uni Podcast. When should you arrive for your exam? What's the best way to prepare? And what can you bring into the exam?Supporting resources: 10 practical things about exams you may not know 6 common exam problems and how to overcome them 6 steps for success now you have your exam timetable 10 fast-facts about exams Top strategies for exam prep 

    • 16 min
    Episode 14: SWOT the VAC is this?

    Episode 14: SWOT the VAC is this?

    Sabrina, Terry and Pooja are back to talk SWOTVAC, what is it, how you should spend your week and tips for making the most of your study ahead of your exams. Supporting resources: Facebook SWOT VAC video 3 study support services you need to know about Key dates for semester 2 6 common exam problems and how to overcome them 6 steps for success now you have your exam timetable 10 fast-facts about exams Top strategies for exam prep 10 practical things about exams you may not know Your Learning Hub = your academic help centre 

    • 16 min
    Episode 13: Revision Hacks

    Episode 13: Revision Hacks

    In this week's episode host Sabrina is joined by Pooja and Terry (Sotiris) to talk about revision hacks ahead of exams, how much time you should spend studying and taking breaks when necessary.Top strategies for exam prep Your Learning Hub = your academic help centre So, what is a Peer Learning Advisor, anyway? We asked two PLAs to explain their role Study secrets from 5 of our best students 6 ways to kick procrastination to the curb  

    • 16 min
    Episode 12: I’ve got my exam timetable. Now what?

    Episode 12: I’ve got my exam timetable. Now what?

    Annabelle, Durandara and Paige are back to discuss the exam timetable and how to approach it. Hear why it's important to double check your timetable, tips to best prepare for exams and plan your study and why it's good to form study groups.6 steps for success now you have your exam timetable 10 fast-facts about exams Top strategies for exam prep 10 practical things about exams you may not know Your Learning Hub = your academic help centre So, what is a Peer Learning Advisor, anyway? We asked two PLAs to explain their role Juggling study and life: How to manage your workload 6 common exam problems and how to overcome them PLAs share their secrets on how to deal with pressure inside the exam room 

    • 15 min
    Episode 11: Dealing with feedback and building resilience

    Episode 11: Dealing with feedback and building resilience

    Students Annabelle, Durandara and Paige discuss their tactics for dealing with feedback from lecturers and tutors on assignments. What kind of feedback can you expect? How do you deal with negative or unfair feedback? How do you build resilience to cope with negative feedback?Supporting resources:Supporting resources: Studiosity – free online assignment help and live chat for La Trobe students Need a little help with your assignments? Get it face-to-face or online. Your Learning Hub = your academic help centre So, what is a Peer Learning Advisor, anyway? We asked two PLAs to explain their role Five ways to boost your research skills 5 ways to prepare for final assessments Shepparton / Make the most of your awesome Learning Hub facilities Plagiarism, collusion and contract cheating are pretty serious – here’s what you need to know about Academic Integrity Juggling study and life: How to manage your workload 

    • 12 min
    Episode 10: Tackling those final assignments

    Episode 10: Tackling those final assignments

    Annabelle and the team talk about tackling your final assignments, how to plan and how to stick the plan! 

    • 14 min

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Love, love, love this podcast

So awesome to hear uni students' tips for having a brilliant time on campus. Wish all unis did the same. Go La Trobe!

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