Being a student, you may be busy. Sometimes, it probably seems that you don’t have enough time to get all your work done. However, there are a few things you can do to manage your study time better.
To begin with, prioritize your tasks. This means deciding which of the things you need to get done are of most importance. Use an A-B-C rating system to do this. Write an “A” next to the most important task, then a “B” to the next most important one, and so on. By putting your tasks in order of importance, you will know exactly what needs to be done first.
Next, do some planning. Although you are busy, it is wise to take a moment to think about how you should do your work before you start it. For instance, try to determine if a big job on your list can be broken down into smaller parts, since it is often easier and quicker to finish small parts. Also, decide if any of the tasks on your list can be done at the same time, since this will save you time.
use different time management tools, such as calendars and “to-do”
lists. Be sure to write down an exact time for studying in your
calendar, and make “to-do” lists for both the day and the week.
If you use these tools well, you’ll be able to make better use of
By following these tips, you will not only manage your study time better, but you may even find that you have more time to do a lot of other things.