UON Prep Bridging Courses

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 8 to Friday 12 February5pm - 8pm (15 hrs)VG07 Mathematics BuildingCallaghan
Monday 15 to Friday 19 February1pm - 4pm (15 hrs)V107 Mathematics BuildingCallaghan
Monday 1 to Friday 5 February5pm - 8pm (15 hrs)CS103 Classrooms SouthOurimbah
Monday 15 to Friday 19 February9am - 12pm (15 hrs)CS202 Classrooms SouthOurimbah
10 February1pm - 4pm (3 hrs only)JG01/02Port Macquarie

Registrations are now closed.