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Top revision tips to help with exam success

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Top revision tips to help with exam success
Exams are coming up soon - both GCSEs and A Levels - and it's important to give yourself the best chance of success. However, if you're not sure on revision techniques or don’t know what works best for you, here are some tips that may help.
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| Categories: Sixth Form, Schools and Colleges, THEMIS Apprentice | Tags: revision , GCSEs , A Levels , exams | View Count: (81)
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5 Revision Tips to Change Your Life

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5 Revision Tips to Change Your Life
Whether you've been revising for months or have only just begun, these simple but effective revision tips are sure to keep you on track to success!
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| Categories: Sixth Form | Tags: Revision , A Levels , A Level , A Level Revision , Burnley , College , Burnley College , College Life , Exam Prep , Exams , A Level Exams , Exam Revision , Revision Tips , Revision Help , Help With Revision , Revision Guidance , Exam , Exam Tips , Exam Help , A Level Revision Help , A Level Revision Tips , Advice and Guidance , Advice , Exam Advice , Exam Guidance , Guidance , Revise , Revise Wise | View Count: (1333)
Advanced Level Students Visit Bradford University's STEM Lab
Advanced Level Burnley College Sixth Form Students Visited Bradford University to Work in State-of-the-Art STEM Lab
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| Categories: Sixth Form | Tags: STEM , science , maths , engineering , technology , subjects , study , college , sixth form , burnley , north west , bradford , university , bradford university , college trip , visit , applied science , science lab , laboratory , a levels , results | View Count: (683)
Many MPs start their political career as a member of the Youth Parliament, and Burnley College Sixth Form Centre A Level student Joseph Oldfield is no exception. Starting as a member of the Youth Council at The Zone, Burnley, Joseph, from the Queens Park Road area of Burnley, was elected to represent Burnley as the borough’s only Member of Youth Parliament in the recent Youth Parliament Election. Joseph will be the first Member of Youth Parliament for Burnley to speak in the House of Co...
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| Categories: Sixth Form, Schools and Colleges | Tags: A Levels , Burnley College Sixth Form Centre , Youth Parliament | View Count: (1300)
Holly Welsby’s hard work and determination to pursue her dreams has led to her acceptance into Churchill College, Cambridge University to join a prestigious Alumni of more than 30 Nobel Prize winners. Holly, a former pupil at St Christopher’s’ CE High School will be making the leap from Church, Accrington to Cambridge to read Psychological and Behavioural Studies at the specialist science, technology and engineering college, subjects she has been passionate about since her A...
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| Categories: Sixth Form, Schools and Colleges, Corporate | Tags: A Levels , Burnley College Sixth Form Centre , progression | View Count: (1570)
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A Burnley College Birding Summary - Spring 2015

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The following guest post is by A Level Biology tutor Rosie Walton who loves birds and in her spare time, helps the RSPB to count and conserve the many species which visit our shores.  Burnley College has some great habitats surrounding the campus where a number of species of birds from near and far call their home each year and Rosie has been keeping an eye on these visitors over the spring. 2015 has been cold, wet and windy but despite this we have seen both our resident and summer visiting bi...
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| Categories: News, Events, York University, Awards | Tags: A Levels , Biology , birding , Burnley College , habitat , nature | View Count: (1181)
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Why proofreading is so important

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Proofreading is the necessary polish on any essay masterpiece, but an un-proofed piece can cause all sorts of problems as Waterstones Oxford Street found out recently. Do you proofread your work? Most people do, even if they don't realise it. That ever-helpful spellcheck button at the top of every Word document has saved more coursework than anyone could imagine and this counts partly as proofing. There's a little more to it than that though. Fully checking through your work by hand (or more ap...
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| Categories: News, Awards, volunteering, Armistice Day, Zard Clothing | Tags: A Levels , proofreading | View Count: (1206)
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Celebrating at our A Levels Presentation Evening

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Last night we celebrated the achievements of our outstanding A Level students at our A Levels presentation evening last night. Students were awarded certificates and special awards for high achievement, gaining outstanding results and partaking in enrichment activities such as in College sports teams and the creative arts. 2014 was another outstanding year for our A Level students with a pass rate of 99.2% and high grades (A* to C) at an all time high of 90% - both well above the national avera...
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| Categories: Sixth Form, University Event, Accountability | Tags: A Levels , A Levels presentation evening , Sixth Form | View Count: (1117)
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Are you looking forward to September? We are!

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We don't want to cut your holidays short but we're already looking forward to the new term in September. Are you? Whether you're joining us for the first time or coming back to complete another year here at Princess Way campus, we hope you're excited about beginning a new year of education. We know you'll be excitedly looking forward to your results if you took any exams earlier this summer, and we hope you get the grades you are hoping for! Don't forget that if you have any questions or need a...
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| Categories: GCSE | Tags: 2014/2015 , A Levels , Sixth Form | View Count: (928)
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Further Education Preview Event Today

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The Burnley College Further Education Preview Event is taking place today, helping young people from across Pennine Lancashire plan their futures. With classrooms throughout Burnley College, the Further Education Preview Event will showcase what the subject available at A level entail, as well as offering engaging and fun activities for students to take part in. Across social media we'll be using the hashtag #PrevYou - because these preview events are all about - you guessed it! - you. From Hi...
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| Categories: drama, York University, Results Day, A level pass rate, A level results, adjustment | Tags: A Levels , Burnley College , FE , Further Education Preview Event | View Count: (920)
A Level students from Burnley College Sixth Form Centre had the exciting opportunity of interacting with multilingual employees during a recent trip to local aerospace factory Aircelle. Physics and Foreign Language students took part in the visit, which included a tour translated into French by an Aircelle employee. The students were able to ask questions in French to gain an insight into how languages can be applied to a practical context. The experience allowed students to see how the knowle...
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| Categories: extra curricular, News, Trip, Burnley College Sixth Form, Sixth Form, Aircelle, French, languages, news, football | Tags: A Levels , Aircelle , Burnley College Sixth Form , extra curricular , French , languages , news | View Count: (1494)