Academic Skills

New to university study and assignment writing?

The Academic Skills Office will run a series of workshops on campus and by video conference to help you prepare for your studies.

Check out our other Workshops for new dates,and to register. For more information please call us on (02) 6773 3600.

Attention first year external students!!

You can get advice on your writing and study skills by enrolling in the First year academic skills support moodle unit.

Attention nursing students!

Do you struggle with drug calculations in your study or work? Check out this link to a drug calculation resource for nursing students.

What's on?

Click on the links to listen to the audio/video recording from the sessions.

    Trimester 1 On-campus workshop series in the UNE Writing Centre, Level 1, Dixson Library
    Time management/ Learning to learn at university TBA 12-1pm
    Planning written assignments   TBA 12-1pm
    Using sources and avoiding plagiarism TBA 12-1pm
    Academic writing style TBA 12-1pm
    Referencing TBA 12-1pm
    Exam techniques


    Trimester 1 Honours and Higher Degree Research seminars in the Dixson Library
    Critical thinking /Critical reading for postgraduate study TBA TBA 12-1pm
    Google assisted writing development TBA TBA 12-1pm
    The search: Your literature review
    Writing the literature review


    TBA 12-2pm
    Systematic reviews and meta-analysis
    Associate Professor Neil Smart
    TBA TBA 12-1pm
    Working with supervisors UNE Writing Centre, Level 1, Dixson Library Wednesday 15 April 12-1pm
    Academic writing for the thesis UNE Writing Centre, Level 1, Dixson Library Tuesday 21 April 12-1.30pm
    How to stay sane while writing a thesis UNE Writing Centre, Level 1, Dixson Library Wednesday 22 April 12-1pm
    tUNEup from Home University Preparation Course
    15-26 June 2015 Online
    tUNEup Maths
    15-26 June 2015 Online

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