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Listening DIT -how to go about it?

Hi all,
I am towards the end of my prep. And planning to do DIT with FA (first read)
Could you please suggest how am I to go about it..
How many hours does it take if I plan to stretch it over 15 days.
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Hi all,
I am towards the end of my prep. And planning to do DIT with FA (first read)
Could you please suggest how am I to go about it..
How many hours does it take if I plan to stretch it over 15 days.
Thanks!
its approximately 91 hrs,so do the maths
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6 hours daily!
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and also it depends on the person who watches too......i mean some can watch them with normal speed and some can with 1.5x likewise.......dividing videos like 8 videos/day or a system (or half if bigger) /day can be helpful in my opinion....

and also my advice is ,it become difficult with F.A (first read) to cope up with DIT in my opinion..coz the topics in videos are not at all linked.....i think if you get an idea of where a particular topic lies before watching,it would be not be time consuming as well.......so if you have time complete first aid alone by reading once and start DIT...
few videos are boring though...
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that depends in how many videos u plan to do per day, if you plan to do it in 15 days, they recommended to do 10 videos per day, theres no way to estimate how many hours u need to do it becausr every video it's different lenght some just take as little as 20minutes and others as much as 53 minutes and you have to do 3 quizzes a warm up at te beggining a quickquizz at the middle of the lecture and a end session quizz. so it will take you at least 15 min more than the video says. Plus you want to make sure you take you time to practice q's and maybe do a little review of what u covered the day before.

So even if you calculated that it will take u 6hours I'm sure it would take u 10 or more hours. but its worth it
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Thank you all.
your advice is invaluable.
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