I am two thirds of the way through my university degree; its a scary warning that soon I will have to enter the world of actual adulthood full-time. So far university has taught me a lot; not only academically, but about myself and others. This has taught me a multitude of skills that will stick with me for life.
One of the most dreaded parts of a university degree is not the exam season, it is writing your third year dissertation. For a science student, this all starts with your literature review; a summary of all the literature surrounding your scientific topic of choice. My degree path has decided to change things up this year and have the deadline for this section come in second year, specifically in 21 days...
Its been a while since i have posted; mainly because its been reading week and I've been neck deep in the world of work, trying to earn some much needed income. Is it just me or do we as students spend more of reading week doing anything but? I find reading week distracts me, as … Continue reading Reading Week Rant
Gotten a little behind on the posting schedule I created mainly because something had to give in terms of write a blog post or sleep. This semesters getting on top of me already and a day into week three I finally feel like I am beginning to get back on track. Second Year is definitely … Continue reading Working Smarter not Harder
Year two is back with a bang; I have a hard slog of lectures tomorrow. Getting back into the London commute was a struggle but year two is going to be bigger and better than ever. I guarantee it.
It's time to get back to the important work; university work. It's definitely exciting to get back into it because the science is stuff I understand and get really get absorbed in. The reading lists are in and the schedules are up; and although my lectures do not start until Monday its time to get … Continue reading Reading until the lines blur