Study Development Advisors run a series of general academic skills workshops, open to all undergraduates.
People you can talk to a one-to-one basis about individual questions and concerns relating to your learning and studies.
Materials and exercises to familiarise you with approaches to academic study and to help you develop effective working and learning strategies.
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 and its key roles and responsibilities, student services, preparing for meetings with your Personal Tutor and Frequently Asked Questions.
Other University of Edinburgh resources and initiatives that may help you to succeed in your studies.
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 Nov 27, 2013