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FF:VIC "For the good of Huggard" or "How we're failing stuff" - The SWOTVAC procrastination thread 2003

Discussion in 'Oceania Discussion Boards' started by Rogue_Product, May 31, 2003.

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  1. Protege-of-Thrawn

    Protege-of-Thrawn Manager Emeritus star 6 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    Nothing now until the 23rd!

    Ya!

    Passed BioChem!

    Ya!

    I leik Pie.
     
  2. SithLord-Mixo

    SithLord-Mixo Jedi Knight star 5

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    Apr 21, 2002
    Pie pie
    Chunky custard
    all the rest do not cut the mustard!
     
  3. Rogue_Product

    Rogue_Product Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Well, it's back again... second semester SWOTVAC. Last day of classes for most tomorrow (stupid RMIT kids have already finished theirs). Only one exam for me, but a ****eload of assignments... how's everyone else looking? JE - global pol will be firm will it not?
     
  4. Protege-of-Thrawn

    Protege-of-Thrawn Manager Emeritus star 6 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    Our year finished last Friday, and exam period began this Monday just past.

    I will be doing Human Nuerobiology tommorrow, one of my better subjects, but made all the more hard by the smart-alec bastard course convenor he thought it would be "a bit of a chuckle" (his words) to make the exam all short answer/essay questions from obscure yet broad area's of the course.

    Bugger making me study every last silly detail grumble grumble I liek Milk.
     
  5. Rogue_Product

    Rogue_Product Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Jun 12, 2002
    Hmmm... I have no qualms with my hour long test. It's the 8000 words due in that annoy me.
     
  6. __angel__

    __angel__ Jedi Youngling star 1

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    May 8, 2003
    8000 words!! = ouch.

    Exam on the 14th, and our lecturer broke his leg in 2 places so we didnt even get a proper tute yesterday, which was the last day. Which just makes for a positive outlook on the whole thing.

     
  7. SithLord-Mixo

    SithLord-Mixo Jedi Knight star 5

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    Apr 21, 2002
    8000 words is nothing!!!!
    maybe 20 pages or so!!!!
     
  8. TheBoogieMan

    TheBoogieMan Manager Emeritus star 6 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    SWOTVAC begins. Boogieman's posts go up.

    Much procrastination for all :D
     
  9. SithLord-Mixo

    SithLord-Mixo Jedi Knight star 5

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  10. Mr_Mwindu

    Mr_Mwindu Jedi Master star 4

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    May 25, 2002
    finished my one and only exam on the 30th. then straight back to work woo hoo.

    good luck to all you guys
     
  11. Rogue_Product

    Rogue_Product Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Jun 12, 2002
    What are you studying Boogie?

    I've got my only exam on the 11th... I'm screwed for it too.
     
  12. Protege-of-Thrawn

    Protege-of-Thrawn Manager Emeritus star 6 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    One down, 3 to go.

    Study is a big NO NO.
     
  13. PulsarSkate

    PulsarSkate Ex-Mod star 7 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    Hi! I'm new, but seeing as procrastination is one of my bestest skills (Arts student ahoy!) I thought this would be a great place to start (if no-one minds)

    And really, the only way to procrastinate is to convince yourself that by having a beer (or another type of delicious alcomahol) per page of note reading, you're still having fun while studying...6 pages later, you're studying while having fun, and by the end of a chapter, you're lucky if you're still standing (depending if you're reading a history text book or not)

    Cheers!


     
  14. Rogue_Product

    Rogue_Product Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Pulsar... another arts student! This is great... we now total 3! Where you studying? What's your major etc etc?


    JE and I are at Melbourne... He's doing politicsy stuff and I'm doing Media/Communications.
     
  15. Jet-Eye

    Jet-Eye Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Jan 10, 2001
    Ha ha ha go Arts go Arts! I'm majoring in Asian Studies and doing a DML in Indonesian actually - i'm through with politics fair dinkum - and need very minor scores to pass the year! Which = no study :D


    RP I bet you will get a better score than me in global despite the fact that I've actually attended more than 30% of the lectures compared to your 10%. Firm.
     
  16. Senator_Elegos_A-Kla

    Senator_Elegos_A-Kla Jedi Master star 5

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    Jan 18, 2001
    Hmmm... I'm set for tomorrow. I'm going to eat English Literature for afternoon tea.

    Then I have 6 days of school, then monday = English (Tegh 3V1L), and Phys Ed. :D. Tuesday - Break day for me, on Wed = Methods (Meh, I hope I can remember the equations) and my last day = Thursday = Chem and Physics (Which is how I'd liek to end my year - though I'm disappointed that they be introduced Quantum Phsyics into the Yr. 12 course in '05 :mad:.
     
  17. HawkNC

    HawkNC Former RSA: Oceania star 6 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    Oct 23, 2001
    Bah, Physics had traces of quantum physics in it back in my day (last year), it's not THAT difficult to grasp at high school level. :p

    PulsarSkate: I'm intrigued by your ideas and wish to subscribe to your newsletter. Also, welcome to VicFF.
     
  18. darth_brutus

    darth_brutus Jedi Padawan star 4

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    May 25, 2002
    I was blessed by Huggard this year with two easy text questions and a relatively simple issue on teh English exam. No problems there.

    Spec might have been a bit easier if had I actually studied for it at all, but of course, such drastic actions should only be reserved for getting into something like medicine.

    Methods, Physics and Legal up next - all pretty easy, although with VCAAs decision that "exams this year should be less predictable" I fear I may actually have to learn concepts of light for physics. :( Oh well.
     
  19. HawkNC

    HawkNC Former RSA: Oceania star 6 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    Hahahahahahahahahaha...Specialist.....hahahahahaha

    Okay, I think I'm over it.


    ...Wait, no I'm not. *Falls off chair in a fit of laughter*
     
  20. TheBoogieMan

    TheBoogieMan Manager Emeritus star 6 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    What are you studying Boogie?

    well, i'm not studying anything in the sence of that way... i'm still at school. i just call the time off before exams SWOTVAC cos i can't think of anything else :p

    and i'm still in year 11 :( - but i am doing two year 12's so i should prolly study for them, but meh.

    :D
     
  21. Rogue_Product

    Rogue_Product Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Jun 12, 2002
    Study is for those who don't know how to procrastinate.
     
  22. Protege-of-Thrawn

    Protege-of-Thrawn Manager Emeritus star 6 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    Howdy Pulsar, obviously a fan of the X-Wing books. Good to see.

    Just a quick note: around here the idiots who pretend to run the place get narky if you speak openly about alcohol.

    We've adopted the synonym of "Milk" for all alcohol related discussions: doubly handy because you can discuss "pints" without it being obvious you aren't actually referring to bovine excretia.

    Oh, and Welcome to our crazy corner of the intraweb. ;)
     
  23. HawkNC

    HawkNC Former RSA: Oceania star 6 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    What he said. And I didn't read any of this, because alcohol is bad and you shouldn't drink it.
     
  24. SithLord-Mixo

    SithLord-Mixo Jedi Knight star 5

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    Apr 21, 2002
    Oracle assigment is cruising along well
     
  25. PulsarSkate

    PulsarSkate Ex-Mod star 7 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    Ahhh milk...sweet, sweet milk :)

    Thanks for the toasty welcome! I'm out at the Latrobe Hippy Farm doing History, so I get all the fun of the dark ages, combined with the extra special excitement of massive essays!

    But it's only T-minus 3 hours and counting til total brain evacuation...

     
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