The course is 3.5 hours long, spread over 3 sessions (with three 10 minute breaks after each session).
Study Skills: This sessions teaches students how to organise their material most effectively, how to develop an effective working schedule, and helps them understand when and under what conditions they work best. This session aims particularly to develop independent learning skills, using a multitude of tasks.
Revision Techniques: This session introduces students to a range of revision techniques and explodes a variety of myths about revision. It emphasises the careful planning of each stage of the revision process in order to get the most from it. These skills will be fundamental to a successful learning career.
Exam Techniques: This sessions talks about how to approach a variety of different exam papers - in this case, with a focus on 11+ English and Maths, but with other subjects considered - how to prepare in the immediate run-up, how to plan in exams, how to keep time, etc. These skills, too, will be essential in the long term.