Tag Archives: lectures

Why Choose Combined Honours?

I was completely unaware of Combined Honours when I applied to Newcastle Uni. On my UCAS application, I put in the course code for Media, Communication and Cultural Studies and thought that was that… Out of pure chance, after receiving my offer, I stumbled upon Combined Honours while browsing through the uni’s website. From that moment,
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Getting Used To Uni Life

If you’ve only been a uni student for a few months, I know your struggles. Getting up late for lectures, sitting quietly at a seminar wishing your seminar leader wouldn’t pick on you and revising frantically for a mock exam. That’s why I’ve put together a guide for you to ease into student life here
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How to Enjoy a Seminar

5 guaranteed ways to get the most out of seminars, and enjoy them!

Starting the semester on a high

Here are few things Maduka has learnt about starting a semester after one and a half years at university.

Introductions and Icebreakers

Find out what you can expect in your first week of lectures, from our first year student blogger, Jasmine!

Computer vs pen and paper

Hello everybody!! So, it’s nearly time for the exam season and I bet we are all waiting for it to pass so that we can pack our bags and start to enjoy the summer holiday! Now it’s not the time though, and that is why I’m going to provide you with some note-taking tips for
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Life Admin – Organising yourself at ...

The move from A-level to degree is scary, both in terms of academic advances and real-life responsibilities. This is why we’ve got to team up and share the tips on how to manage your new found independence and keep on top of the seminar prep pile. So, here’s five ways to beat the night-before-blues and pre-prep-panic. 1.
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