PREP7600 - 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 12 February to Friday 16 February||5pm - 8pm (15hrs)||VG07 Mathematics Building||Newcastle (Callaghan)|
|Wednesday 14 February (only)||1pm - 4pm (3hrs)||KG2||Port Macquarie Campus|
Enrolments will open in December 2017.