Self-access study skills advice materials available on the Learn VLE. Topics include: time management, note making, reading, assignment writing, revision, exams.
Study Development Advisors run a series of general academic skills workshops, open to all undergraduates.
Selected downloadable factsheets from LearnBetter, offering advice on academic reading and writing.
Guidance and factsheets on understanding academic good practice, using sources and referencing, and avoiding some common forms of academic misconduct.
Information about the Personal Tutor System, preparing for meetings with your Personal Tutor and Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on many aspects of student life.
People you can talk to on about your learning and studies; request a one-to-one consultation with an IAD advisor; plus links to learning and studying support services.
New students: you can also find resources and information on preparing for your studies on the central New Students webpages. These are aimed both at students coming from school or college, and returning to education.
This article was published on Jun 18, 2014