This weeks study tip might be a foreign concept for some, but it’s a tip that could result in immediate success. The tip is… Go to class! If you are enrolled in a face to face class take advantage of the time that you have with your professor and show up. During class you should pay attention, take notes, and ask questions.
A class lecture is like a guided tour through the textbook and subject that skips the material you don’t need and emphasizes the material you do.
By taking advantage of your in-class time you can clear up confusing topics and get examples to problems that need further explanation. Being visible in class has the added benefit of getting to know your professor too.
Creating a relationship with you professor could potentially help you later in your education: they can be an advisor or mentor, they can help you get a TA position or internship, and they can even write letters of