PREP076 - Academic Survival Skills
Often the greatest problem for a student on entering university is coping with the basic demands of an academic course: lectures, tutorials, library research, assignments, examinations and time management. This course will introduce you to the skills needed to survive and succeed at university.
The course covers:
- effective study methods
- getting organised and managing time
- techniques for taking notes
- critical and analytical reading
- assignment preparation
- summarising information
- memorisation techniques
- referencing and academic integrity
- examination technique
This course is appropriate for all students who wish to improve their academic performance.
Text: Academic Survival Skills booklet will be provided.
Please Note that Academic Survival Skills is also offered online.
|Monday 2 February to Friday 6 February||5pm - 8pm (15 hours)||CS103, Classroom South||Ourimbah|
|Monday 9 February to Friday 13 February||5pm - 8pm (15 hours)||VG07, Mathematics Building||Callaghan|
|Wednesday 11 February||1pm - 4pm (3 hours)||JG01/02, J Block||Port Macquarie|
|Monday 16 February to Friday 20 February||1pm - 4pm (15 hours)||V107, Mathematics Building||Callaghan|
|Monday 16 February to Friday 20 February||9am - 12pm (15 hours)||CN2104, Classroom North||Ourimbah|