Study Skills

Welcome to the Study Skills pages

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Effective study skills are a vital element in achieving academic success on your course. During your time at the University of Worcester, you will be judged on your performance in coursework and exams. You will need to develop successful study, revision and exam techniques in order to do well.

The Study Skills Advice Sheets below have been developed to help you to plan and successfully complete coursework and assessments. Hard copies of the advice sheets are now available from firstpoint in the Peirson Study and Guidance Centre or you can download all of the titles from here: