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Academic Skills Advisors (ASA)

ASAs provide students with academic support in addition to their course. They teach the skills that you need in order to be able to succeed on your course.

Help with ...

  • Academic writing
  • Grammar
  • Referencing / Plagiarism
  • Assignment Planning
  • Proofreading Strategies
  • Structure and Flow
  • Understanding feedback
  • Vocabulary and Language
  • Time management
  • Exam preparation / Revision
  • Specific Learning Differences
  • English as a second language
  • Personal development
  • Returning to study

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Academic Liaision Librarians (ALL)

ALLs provide students with the support they need to be successful in their studies.  Allowing the students to make the most of the resources at the University.

Help with ...

  • Finding information for your assignment
  • Using Summon
  • Advanced Searching techniques
  • Evaluating the information that you find
  • Using ebooks
  • Referencing
  • Using Refworks

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Study Skills

Our Study Skills support advisor can help students with study and IT skills as well as supporting the PASS scheme here at the University.

Help with ...

  • Microsoft Office Skills, including Word and Excel. 
  • PowerPoint Presentations.
  • Genopro
  • Study skills: Time management, Motivation techniques, Revision skills & support with library searching skills. 

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Mathematics and Statistics

Our Mathematics and Statistics advisor can help students with their mathematical needs, from everyday to course requirements.

Help with ...

  • General mathematics
  • Statistics
  • Scientific mathematics
     

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English and Mathematics Functional Skills

Skills advisors are available to students who need to take national examinations in English and/or Mathematics for their apprenticeship course.

Help with ...

  • Entry level to level 2 English functional skills 
  • Entry level to level 2 Mathematics functional skills
  • Help with using the package BKSB
  • Preparation for national examinations in functional skills

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