5 Wells of a Good Answer – Well Timed

So if you've just arrived here now, you may have missed a few well-intentioned posts. Just as a recap, here are: PlanningConstructingApplyingSupporting And now it is time for Timing. The last of the Wells is Well timed. Time needs no introduction in the land of case study exams. As you probably already know, managing time properly … Continue reading 5 Wells of a Good Answer – Well Timed

Last 3 Tips on the Night Before the Exams

Dear Tutor MJ So tomorrow's the big day I'm taking my MCS exam. I've been at this for the last 6 weeks. I feel so unprepared that I can't sleep. I am thinking of cramming all through the night. What do you think? Will an all-nighter help? Your student, Judy Good day Judy With just … Continue reading Last 3 Tips on the Night Before the Exams

Week-by-Week Rundown on Case Study Exam Preparation

Hi Tutor Mary Jane I was really glad to attend the masterclass last Saturday. I just received the feedback on the last mock and I must admit, I am quite shocked at my efforts on the 3 mocks. Frankly it seems that the depth I am able to go to is just not enough to … Continue reading Week-by-Week Rundown on Case Study Exam Preparation

Low Marks on a 3,000-Word Script…What Am I Doing Wrong?

Hi MJ Thank you for returning my mock feedback to me so promptly. I note your comments around adding more detail to my answers. My problem seems to be time constraints. I am confident that my typing speed is fast enough. Would you suggest making less points but exploring them in more detail? The last … Continue reading Low Marks on a 3,000-Word Script…What Am I Doing Wrong?

4 Weeks to Go…Will I Make It?

Dear MJ, I need some advice regarding my forthcoming MCS exam. I only have 4 weeks to cram and I fear I'm not prepared enough to sit for the exam. I assume I haven't got enough time for revisions either. Could it be possible to obtain some guidance or is it  possible for you to point me … Continue reading 4 Weeks to Go…Will I Make It?