Study Tips for Nursing Students - page 4

Back-to-School Nursing Student Study Tips

Rules

  • Tips approved before publication.
  • Articles allowed.
  • 50 words min; 700+ words is BEST.
  • Like and Share your favorite.
  • Begin by entering your title below...

  1. Study Tips for the Solo Performer
    0

    Study Tips for the Solo Performer

    Tip provided by showbizrn Sep 14

    1. Stay on-schedule with your assigned readings. 2. Set-up a study schedule and STICK TO IT! 3. Research for applicable study questions with answers and... Read More...

  2. Textbook Reading Cheat
    1

    Textbook Reading Cheat

    Tip provided by angelnurseinstructor Sep 13

    (Cannot take full credit for this as I got it off the Internet.) Go to the end of the chapter and read the Key Points summary. Then attempt the self-check... Read More...

  3. Tips for pharmacology in nursing school
    1

    Tips for pharmacology in nursing school

    Tip provided by blue85 Sep 10

    Group up! Divide the study time by making notecards to summarize the information with a few classmates and brief each other on the cards we made. If everyone in the... Read More...

  4. Tips In Nursing School
    1

    Tips In Nursing School

    Tip provided by FranEMTnurse Sep 8

    When I was in school, I created study cards. I placed a question on one side and the answer on the opposite side. I did this, because study cards are portable and... Read More...

  5. Study Tips for Nursing School
    0

    Study Tips for Nursing School

    Tip provided by wildflower602 Sep 7

    Before nursing school my grades were good. My idea of studying was to memorize the material and then do well on the exam. When I entered into nursing school the... Read More...

  6. Studying tips for students
    0

    Studying tips for students

    Tip provided by oceangirl1234 Aug 31

    Tip #1) Find out what works best for you! My most favourite method was making large colourful posters! This was great in literally all classes. In A&P I would make... Read More...

    2 readers commented | last by yli2017

  7. I passed my 1st Fundamentals Exam and so can you!
    4

    I passed my 1st Fundamentals Exam and so can you!

    Tip provided by BRANDY912 Sep 3

    #1 : Read the lecture before class #2 : Print out powerpoint, take to class to highlight what professor speaks about #3 : Reread the chapter after lecture & make... Read More...

    2 readers commented | last by Hhima

  8. Study Buddy's! Don't do it all alone
    0

    Study Buddy's! Don't do it all alone

    Tip provided by Hhima Sep 5

    When I was in Nursing school I aced my exams by forming a small study group. We all came prepared before exams to teach each other our assigned topics. We each had... Read More...

  9. Study tips
    0

    Study tips

    Tip provided by phiir Sep 3

    Set aside a few hours every day to go over your notes, read the material, and use the material to formulate your own questions. If you have a friend that studies... Read More...

  10. Highlighting / Annotating
    0

    Highlighting / Annotating

    Tip provided by SDStudent1 Sep 3

    I use different highlighter for different reasons. I have specific colors for 1) Main/important points 2) Less important details 3) Definitions 4) Examples. In... Read More...

  11. Anki
    0

    Anki

    Tip provided by SDStudent1 Sep 3

    I HIGHLY recommend using Anki. It uses spaced repetition to decrease study time while increasing retention. It also has several amazing add-ons. "Image occlusion"... Read More...

  12. One stop shop
    0

    One stop shop

    Tip provided by SDStudent1 Sep 3

    Unbind your books/reference material and group the info in a way that makes sense to you. Ill use my NP program as an example. I am taking Patho, Pharm &... Read More...

  13. Read backwards
    1

    Read backwards

    Tip provided by SDStudent1 Sep 3

    Read in reverse. First read the summary, then try to make sense of pictures and diagrams. Next, look at the heading and subheadings to prime your brain for further... Read More...

  14. Know the big picture & details
    0

    Know the big picture & details

    Tip provided by SDStudent1 Sep 3

    I find that if I know the big picture it is easier to learn/retain important details. For this I use two different methods. To get a good overview and realize the... Read More...

  15. Streamlined Digital flashcards
    0

    Streamlined Digital flashcards

    Tip provided by SDStudent1 Sep 3

    First, read textbook while highlighting/annotating inside the book. Take a picture of high yield areas of the book you want to remember. Upload these pictures into... Read More...


close