If you have dug an academic hole for yourself, don’t panic . Although, little except prayers and luck can help students who never go to class or crack a book all semester, there is one helpful technique for students who gave fallen behind at mid-terms and finals.
First pick the most important subjects from your material. don’t try to lightly know everything. Spend 25 percent of your time cramming and 75 percent drilling yourself. The key to cramming is memorization. Recite. Repeat. Then relax . Although cramming can’t replace learning, it’s counter-productive to scold yourself for not studying more effectively. Learn from your mistake. Think of cramming only as the lifeboat that bailed out of sinking ship.