Are there any programs at Macquarie University which can offer me academic support?

Question:

Are there any programs at Macquarie University which can offer me academic support?

Answer:

Yes, the Skills Development page shows various resources to develop your academic language and literacy, including aspects such as critical thinking, academic writing and effective reading strategies. Learning Skills resources include:

    •    Learning Skills workshops for both undergraduate and postgraduate students

    •    Individual consultations for students in person. Find out more at  Getting Help with your Assignment

    •    Online consultations: find out more at Getting Help with your Assignment

    •    StudyWISE is an online resource offering help in all areas of academic skills. It is available from the Learning Skills webpage or on your iLearn account under Student Support. 

In addition, there are Academic Communication units that you can take, run by the faculties. 

ACOM1003Academic Communication for Business & Economics 

ACOM1002-Academic Communication for the Sciences

ACOM1001-Academic Communication in the Social Sciences & Humanities

 

Peer-assisted learning programs (PAL or PASS) may be also available in your unit; this link gives you the contact details you need to find out.