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About Academic Skills

The Academic Skills team supports students' development of self-management, language, learning and critical thinking skills as well as the development of academic literacy, numeracy and integrity.

Academic Skills offer downloadable guides and 50-minute workshops for students early in each session on specific topics such as effective reading, referencing, writing essays, writing paragraphs and maths and science. These guides cover areas such as time management and writing in the sciences and law.

We have an extended suite of strategies to support all internal and external award coursework study and have staff based across three campuses at Lismore, Coffs Harbour and Gold Coast. These strategies include:

Your feedback and new ideas are important to us. It helps us identify what we are doing well and what we can improve.