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 February||5pm - 8pm (15 hrs)||VG07 Mathematics Building||Callaghan|
|Monday 15 to Friday 19 February||1pm - 4pm (15 hrs)||V107 Mathematics Building||Callaghan|
|Monday 1 to Friday 5 February||5pm - 8pm (15 hrs)||CS103 Classrooms South||Ourimbah|
|Monday 15 to Friday 19 February||9am - 12pm (15 hrs)||CS202 Classrooms South||Ourimbah|
|10 February||1pm - 4pm (3 hrs only)||JG01/02||Port Macquarie|
Registrations will open 8 January 2016. Click here to register.