The University of Birmingham
School of Computer Science

Taking Examinations

These notes might help you to improve your performance in examinations.

Remember that the examiners, generally, want their students to do well in the examinations: but you have to give them a good excuse to give you the marks.

Most of these points are blindingly obvious, but virtually all students will throw some marks away by overlooking some of these.


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