Academic Skills Centre | Pokapū Pūkenga Ako

The Academic Skills Centre (ASC) is a free advisory service and resource hub that focuses on writing and study strategies to maximise student achievement at all levels from first year through to PhD.

We offer individual consultations with a learning advisor to discuss a specific assignment, as well as workshops, seminars, lectures, and online resources on critical thinking and writing in the university context—everything from the correct use of semi-colons to creating a citations list, to subject-specific styles of discourse. 

2019 Winter GradFest 10-14 June - enrol now!

Register now, for a week of free workshops and seminars specifically for UC postgraduate students. 

NEW! Stress Workshops 

Learn to identify and develop ways to manage stress now - Understanding Stress.

Understanding Study Fatigue - empower yourself to respond to low motivation/procrastination, and discover study strategies to succeed.

Revision and Exam Skills Workshops

Check out the Revision and Exam Skills workshops to ensure you ace the upcoming exams!

ASC Term 2 Workshops 

Don't wait, enrol online now and get organised for the upcoming exams.

English Language Support Programme

This year-long course is designed to help students with English as an additional language to improve their academic English. Classes are 50 minutes long and take place once per week during term time. Students are welcome to join the course at any stage during the year.



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