Student tips

Practice placements can be a difficult, worrying and an exciting time due to
competing demands on your time i.e. juggling academic study with practice
learning, testing your newfound knowledge and managing your personal
responsibilities such as family life. This can test your resilience and
organisational skills but preparation and planning is key, so to help you prepare
for placements a group of final year students from the London Borough of
Barking and Dagenham have come with a list of strategies you can use to
survive and make the most of your practice placement.