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Learning resources

Study skills

Study skills

A few basic study skills will help you have a successful and enjoyable time at uni. Learn how to establish good study habits, make the most of lectures and tutorials and prepare for exams.

Take control of your assignments

Take control of your assignments

Know the requirements for different types of assignments, analyse your assignment, find and evaluate information, and read, paraphrase and synthesise effectively.

Writing skills

Writing skills

If you're not confident of your writing skills or unsure about what is required, you'll find detailed guides on areas such as structure, content and editing. There is also comprehensive information about referencing.

English language skills

English language skills

Whether English is your first or an additional language, these guides support writing, grammar and pronunciation as well as speaking skills.

Maths and stat skills

Maths and stat skills

Everything you need to improve your maths and/or stats skills, with plenty of practice examples, videos and step-by-step instruction.

Graduate resources

Graduate resources

Managing study, research, writing (including thesis writing) and presenting at postgraduate level.

Foundation studies

Foundation studies

Introductory academic study and writing skills for Foundation Studies students.

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