You might also have a student job, extracurricular activities or a hobby that you also need to consider in your weekly schedule. How do you structure your weekday to have time to do it all?
Draw up a schedule to get a visual overview of your week. You can plot in lectures, tutorials, spare-time activities and preparation. See the exercise below.
Exercise: My Weekly Schedule
The purpose of My Weekly Schedule is to create an overview of how you spend your time and/or how you would like to spend it. When you fill out the schedule, remember to put everything in there: your studies, work, social events, sports etc.
Exercise: Download "My Weekly Schedule"
Making a semester plan can help you get a long-term overview of the entire semester, which in turn can help you better plan your weekdays. To make a plan, start out by asking yourself: