Short Answer & Essay Exams: Avoiding the Blank Page


Do you need some strategies on how to prepare for tests and exams? This workshop will help you develop a systematic approach to answering essay exam questions. Exam writing strategies can be applied to any discipline.

Wed Jan. 30 4:30-5:30pm Mona Campbell 1107
Mon Mar. 4 6:30-7:30pm Mona Campbell 1108
Thur Mar. 21 6-7pm Mona Campbell 2107
Wed Mar. 27 5:30-6:30pm Mona Campbell 2107
Mon Apr. 8 2:30-3:30pm
Mona Campbell 1107

Please note that workshops have ended for the academic year and will resume in the Fall. The workshop schedule will be posted by mid-September and students will be able to register online by then.

Register for this workshop

To register for this workshop online, follow these steps:

  1. Log in to my.dal.ca
  2. Click on "Find a Service" at the top of the page
  3. In the search bar, type in Study Skills and click on the link when it appears
  4. Click the "Register for a Study Skills workshop" link
  5. Login to the booking system then click “Make Appointment” to select your workshop

Please Note:
Even if you can’t/didn’t register for a workshop in advance, then SHOW UP anyway and sign the attendance sheet. Also if you have trouble registering, email sfs@dal.ca and we would be happy to register you.