When it comes to studying its not just how many notes you make, but also the quality. Are they legible? Did you write down everything or just the necessary points?
Knowing how to take good notes can increase you marks by up to 34 percentile points. Being able to tell if a piece of information is the same or different from what you already know can increase your marks by 45 percentile points.
The following are some really useful tips on making GREAT notes by Andrew Fuller, an Australian clinical psychologist.
It takes human being an average 24 repetitions of almost anything to get 80% competence, and then practice to keep it. So now go out there and start taking some awesome notes!
– Julie (S4S Coaching)