Academic Skills Tutors are available to work with you on a one-to-one basis and can help you develop your academic skills such as: academic writing, structuring assignments, literature searching, referencing and more.
At a one-to-one appointment you and your Academic Skills Tutor will discuss which areas of your work you would like to improve.
To get the most out of your appointment it is important to adequately prepare and allow your Academic Skills Tutor the opportunity to prepare for your session.
To prepare for your appointment:
1. If appropriate, please upload a sample of your work (no more than 500 words), when you book the appointment or send it to firstname.lastname@example.org. If possible, please try to do this 24 - 48 hours prior to your appointment and ensure it is in a readable format e.g. MS Word.
2. Clearly sate which area you would like to focus on in your tutorial e.g. writing style, structure, referencing, finding resources.
3. If you need assistance with your assignment brief, where possible please send this to the Academic Skills Tutor 24 - 48 hours before your appointment