Academic Survival Skills Online

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.

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
Video: Course introduction video
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The University of Newcastle acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands within our footprint areas: Awabakal, Darkinjung, Biripai, Worimi, Wonnarua, and Eora Nations. We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.