Exam Prep Events

Stressed about exams? The Student Success Centre wants to help you! They’ve got a number of helpful info sessions on how to study for specific types of exams (math, essay, multiple choice, etc.), as well on some sessions about relieving stress and how to prep. Look below for specific information on what session you want to attend, then sign up on Oscarplus.

Essay Exams
December 14 2:30-3:30
MUSC 230
Essay exams require understanding of content, synthesis of information, and appropriate expression of ideas, all within a short time frame. This workshop will provide tips and strategies for studying for and writing essay exams. The guest speaker will be Elise Milani, a graduate student in the Department of Communication Studies and Media.

Math Exams
December 7   4:30-5:30
Hamilton Hall, Room 217

December 14 4:30-5:30
Hamilton Hall, Room 217

Math exams require more than simple memorization or selective knowledge. This session will introduce effective strategies and tips for preparing for Math exams, and will demonstrate the skills necessary for success in Math courses. The guest speaker will be Erin Clements, a lecturer from the Department of Mathematics and Statistics.

Writing Humanities Exams
December 8 12:30-1:30
MUSC 230

After studying hard all semester, the time has come to demonstrate your knowledge on final exams. Along with understanding of content and skills, success on final exams requires effective writing strategies. This workshop will introduce exam writing skills to improve productivity and increase your chances of  success. The guest speaker will be Lauren Waters, a graduate student in the Department of Communication Studies and Media.

Multiple Choice Exams
December 8 3:00-4:00
Mills Library Connections Centre (1st Floor, room L113)

December 13 3:30-4:30
Mills Library Connections Centre (1st Floor, room L113)

Are you scared of multiple choice exams and tests? You are not alone! This workshop teaches effective strategies for studying for and completing multiple choice assessments and is perfect for anyone looking for extra help in this area.