How to learn and revise better for psychology interviews and exams

The Aspiring Psychologist Podcast

Mar 6 2023 • 23 mins

Show Notes for The Aspiring Psychologist Podcast Episode: 65: How to learn and revise better for Psychology Exams and Interviews

Thank you for listening to the Aspiring Psychologist Podcast.

What if I told you that it’s highly likely that the ways you have been preparing for exams and interviews throughout your academic and work history to date is probably all wrong?!

That’s exactly what this week’s episode is all about! What doesn’t work as well as you think it might and how to nail it with more effective and efficient methods!

I hope you find it useful. I’d of course love any feedback you might have!

The Highlights:

  • (00:28): Welcome
  • (01:23): Who is listening
  • (02:28): Context for this episode on revision and preparing for exams and interviews
  • (03:30): The compassionate Q&A sessions
  • (05:45): The first thing which doesn’t work well for revision and learning
  • (07:04):The second thing that doesn’t work……
  • (08:11): The third thing which doesn’t work….
  • (09:13): Top tip for a gadget to help with notes
  • (12:35):Like, comment and engage & what actually works???
  • (13:42): How much can it help really? Well, between 10 – 60%!!
  • (15:48): Thanks to Ali Abdaal & Tip 2!
  • (18:22): Tip number 3
  • (19:24): Why does this work anyway?
  • (20:25): How to make it work in psychology
  • (21:15): Summary, compassionate Q&A dates & close


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