Your appointment will be with a Learning Development Advisor (LDA), all of whom are experienced in teaching and providing academic support. Attending a tutorial can help you improve your study skills, prepare for an upcoming assignment and improve exam strategies
Each tutorial usually last 30 minutes and needs to be booked in advance. There is no limit on the number of tutorials you can book.
If you are a distance learner, an online learner or a placement student, you are able to receive advice from one of our advisors through an email tutorial, skype appointment or telephone. Please use the contact details below to access online advice.
The tutorial is strictly confidential - we only keep records for monitoring purposes. We provide one-to-one tutorials to develop your study skills in a range of areas including:
Critical reading and thinking skills
Planning, drafting and editing assignments
Referencing and avoiding plagiarism
Strategies for improving proofreading skills
Improving revision and/or exam strategies
Any other academic related issues.
Ensure that you read up on how best to prepare for a one-to-one tutorial before you arrive.
For more information on academic writing and studying at university, please visit our list of useful websites. We also have study guides and tip sheets on academic writing, essay structure, revision and presentation skills available to download.
Need help with a maths problem? Our tutors are on hand to help you with it
"All of the LDC Staff were very personable, ensuring that we as students had received a satisfactory service, but also taking an interest in us as individuals"
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