Academic Skills Office

Welcome to week one! Lectures for trimester 3 start today (Monday 23 Oct)! It’s a good time to get to know your study buddies – the Library and Academic Skills Office We would love to...

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Echo360 has been upgraded to the Active Learning Platform for Trimester 3. For more information on the features included in the upgrade and an instructional guide see Learning Online. There is also a guide for...

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The next tUNEup from home course will run from 9-20 October, 2017. This program has proven to be a very effective booster program for students who are beginning university studies OR have been experiencing difficulties with...

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The Academic Skills Office will offer the online tUNEup your Maths program for students from 9-20 October 2017. The course is free and runs over two weeks prior to Trimester 3, 2017. tUNEup your Maths The tUNEup Mathematics...

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The Academic Skills Office will hold two sessions on academic writing and referencing for students who will be on campus for intensive schools. The sessions will be held on Monday 14 August from 5.30-6.30 pm, to be repeated on...

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Welcome to week six! We are almost halfway through the trimester and it would be great to hear how you think things are going so far. You can Tell the Student Support Team how you’re...

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Unfortunately Your Tutor is experiencing a technical issue which is impacting the majority of students who access the service via Moodle. This started Saturday afternoon and the issue is still ongoing. The entire team at Your Tutor...

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If you are a first year student and you are off campus, you can contact an ASO External First Year Advisor by enrolling in the First Year Academic Skills Support Moodle unit. This site offers...

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The Academic Skills Office will offer the online tUNEup your Maths program for students from 5-16 June 2017. The course is free and runs over two weeks prior to Trimester 2, 2017. What is tUNEup your Maths The...

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Need to brush up on your academic skills? Get enrolled in tUNEup:  The next ‘tUNEup from home’ course will run (in Moodle) from 5–16 June, 2017. This program has proven to be a very effective...

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Preparing for Exams, is presented by Martin Collins from the Academic Skills Office and Annette Stevenson from Counselling. This workshop gives you the “low-down” on exams such as why we have them and the rules...

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There will be an introductory session essay writing – focusing on the structure and planning of an argumentative essay, including where to start and taking a position on a question – tonight at 6PM at the old...

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If you are a first year student and you are off campus, you can get in contact with an Academic Skills Office First Year Advisor by enrolling in the First Year Academic Skills Support Moodle...

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tUNEup from home is on again 16-27 January & then again 30 January-10 February 2017  The Academic Skills Office runs the online tUNEup from Home university preparation program prior to the beginning of the new...

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The Academic Skills Office will offer the online tUNEup your Maths program for students from 10-21 October 2016. The course is free and runs over two weeks prior to Trimester 3, 2016. The tUNEup Mathematics (Stage 1) course...

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