Time management

For all students, some kind of time management strategy is essential if you are going to avoid being overwhelmed by responsibilities. Successful time management starts with understanding and managing yourself so that you can adopt the strategies that are most likely to work for you. This will help you overcome that common barrier to getting things done: procrastination.

The following pages contain practical strategies for managing your time on a number of levels: from the bigger picture, to your weekly routine, and then down to completing the individual tasks required for successful course completion. These strategies are extemely useful for when you're doing online study, on campus study, and when you're doing hybrid modes of study. The overaching aim is to find balance - so you can complete your studies whilst still having time for the other important and enjoyable activities in your life.

Understanding yourself >>