Exam preparation: how to study smarter, not harder

What should my study plan look like?

How can I stop myself procrastinating?

Where do I start?

It’s time to get ready for exam season. Lanterna’s expert tutors were in your shoes not too long ago, and they’re here to help. Maya and Liam will talk you through some tried-and-trusted strategies for making the best possible use of the next few months.

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