To succeed in your studies you should be able to manage time effectively. If you will able to manage your time effectively then you will be able to limit the amount of time wasted and achieve more in your life. You will feel control on yourself that helps to reduce the stress level. Better time management can be done by planning the activities and tasks in order to make the best of your time. You should be well organized to not waste your time.
You should also use the study calendar to plan your year or semester. Study timetable will help you to plan each week that will help you to get organized and will provide an overview of what work you need to do initially.
You should enter all the important dates in your study calendar such as the end and start date of your exam and course. The deadlines of class assignments should also be written there. Moreover, you should include all the dates such as celebrations and birthday, school holidays, important work dates and family commitments as they all impact on your studies. You should not forget to include the time for relaxation.
If your teacher has assigned the final deadlines for your projects and assignments, then you should work out what you need to do in order to complete those assignments and prepare for the exam. You should be able to divide your time in order to complete the tasks and assignments.
If your course material only has final deadlines for each assignment and the exam date. For each chunk, you should set your own mini deadlines. It will help you to pan for each week. You should work out of how much time you will need to study each week for your subject.
In order to know how much time you will need to study, you should display your timetable and study calendar in projecting position in order to remind yourself for the deadlines. You should get the most from your time of study. You should select the time for your study when you are more productive. Identify that whether it is morning, evening or afternoon. If you are not sure about your productive time, then you should try to study early in the morning and at night and analyse when you can study effectively. You should complete your task and study at the time when you are at your best.
Plan your timing of study for each day and then follow the routine. It will ensure you don’t get behind. If you are in a routine, then it will be easier to stick to your studies. You should think about the place where you are going to study. You need to select the place where you feel comfort =, productive and focused.
At the beginning of the semester or year, you need to think about what you will do if any unexpected things will happen such as if you get sick in exam times. Ask for help from your family sooner if you suffer from this situation.