Learning Support and Skills
If you would like individual support with your study skills, motivation, or course difficulties, you can talk it through with a Student Counsellor. Study skills workshops may be offered or requested. They also have many handouts on study tips that can be adapted to your circumstances.
You can download a
To arrange a meeting, ring us on 9286 9891 or drop in at the Nelson campus to room G83 (next to the Cafe), or at the Student Lounges at Whitehorse or Elgar Campuses.
Alternatively, you can access help online through E-counselling (see MyInfo on StudentWeb) from the comfort of your home.
There are many study resources and links to various study topics on the internet.
ReachOut.com has great fact sheets on study:
10 most effective study habits
Useful study skill information from the State Library of Victoria.
Lots of helpful strategies on learning and study
If you are having a hard time in your life that may affect or has affected your assessments and exams, you can apply for Special Consideration. Forms are available from your School office. Best to apply for it at least 10 days before the assessments if you have ongoing issues. If something unexpected interferes with your assessments, you can apply up to two days after the assessment. A doctor's certificate or another professional's letter helps to provide evidence. Counsellors can assist you with your application.