Tuberculosis revision-how to approach revision?

I always get questions 'how do you revise?' 

Well unfortunately for those asking this question, you, like me have the unfortunate talent of not absorbing information like a vacuum. 

We require progressive revision to remind us and this set up plan in the word document allows you to show the revision I do and the revision you could follow and use/adapt. 

It is just a suggestion.

Good luck!

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Tuberculosis revision-1 week

Use good quality revision material:
http://getrevising.co.uk/resources/tuberculosis_poster

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4BZtURChmsc

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CIdB5o1ApWQ

http://www.slideshare.net/JenBash/tb-a-summary-presentation#btnLast

http://www.tes.co.uk/ResourceDetail.aspx?storyCode=6197452

http://www.tes.co.uk/teaching-resource/TB-vaccines-tackling-a-global-killer-6265403/

OCR AS Biology revision guide.

Cambridge book.



Comprehensive lesson notes
(c) Describe the causes and means of transmission of TB.

Causes

Tuberculosis is caused by the bacterium Mycobacterium Tuberculosis.

Airborne droplets of water. M.bovis in milk…

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This is spread when a person with active tuberculosis in their lungs cough or sneeze and someone else inhales the bacteria. It should
not be confused with cold and flu, as you would have to spend prolonged periods with someone who has TB.

Types of TB

Latent tuberculosis: the body…

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14 million people worldwide are infected with active tuberculosis.

The number of new cases are fallen globally and in five out of the six WHO regions except South East Asia.

1/3 of people carry the disease but in many it is inactive.



Answers to sample questions
EXAMINER TIP: make sure…

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Use bullet points, patterned notes and mind maps




Link ideas with mnemonics




Cover revision summary, write down main points




Record on a tape




Tell someone else




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