Sometimes you may need a little bit of extra help to get a high distinction or to pass difficult courses. We have study help options available to help you.

Study skills

Learning Development

If you want to develop your study skills, Learning Development has a group of dedicated Learning Advisers who can help you learn successfully at university.

The Learning Development team can guide you at all stages of your study program, to help you learn and write effectively. This may include self-help resources, drop-in clinics, workshops and student consultations.


Study Skills | Maths and Statistics | Open Foundation
Ourimbah Workshops & Drop Ins | Course Specific |
Academic Writing Skills | English Language | Research and Masters students

Individual Consultations

Book your Individual consultation with a Learning Adviser for study queries and help with assignments. Consultations are available as face-to-face appointments, by phone, or via Skype.



Submit an electronic draft of your work to a Learning Adviser. They will review and provide you with feedback via your student email - within two working days.
Book an eConsult appointment to secure a place in the queue for review.  Include your specific query in the comments field (mandatory) and attach your draft, along with the assignment instructions and marking criteria. Note: eConsult is not a proof reading or editing service.

Peer Assisted Study Sessions (PASS)

Get help from fellow students who have succeeded in your course with our Peer Assisted Study Sessions (PASS).

e-Learning Courses

The following e-kerning courses have been designed for UON students in collaboration with UK based company EPIGEUM and are the first programs of their kind that are designed to support your transition into and throughout your University degree.  The below E-Learning courses are free for UON students and provide you with a certificate of completion for your personal portfolio.