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StudyUp (an online workshop series designed to help enhance students’ academic writing and study skills) sessions this week:   How to improve your memory: Learn strategies to store and recall sets of information for exams and everyday life Wednesday 9 August 7:30am, 12:00pm, and 7:00pm   How to reference: Learn how to format citations and a reference list according to APA guidelines Thursday 10 August 7:30am, 12:00pm, and 7:00pm   Students can participate in these half hour online sessions via laptop, iPad or smartphone by logging in at https://connect.massey.ac.nz/studyupktg For more info go to:  http://owll.massey.ac.nz/about-OWLL/studyup.php    ...Read more

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StudyUp (an online workshop series designed to help enhance students’ academic writing and study skills) sessions this week:   How to write an essay: Learn how to structure, plan, write and review an essay which presents a credible and...Read more

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StudyUp (an online workshop series designed to help enhance students’ academic writing and study skills) sessions this week:   How to avoid plagiarism: Learn what plagiarism is, why and how students get in trouble for it and how to use ideas...Read more

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StudyUp  (an online workshop series designed to help enhance students’ academic writing and study skills) sessions this week:   How to manage your time: Learn time management skills to get on top of your studies Wednesday 19 July 7:30am...Read more

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Semester 2 starts on Monday. So, now’s a good time to get organised. Here are a few tips: Write down all your dates Find out all the important dates (assignment due dates, quizzes, exams etc.) Plan your study Make up a study plan. Start by...Read more

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StudyUp sessions this week are as follows:   How to improve your memory: Learn strategies to store and recall sets of information for exams and everyday life WEDNESDAY 22 MARCH 7:30AM 12:00PM 7:00PM How to reference: Learn how to format...Read more

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Ways to avoid plagiarism

March 17, 2017

Concerns about plagiarism are common, especially among new students.   There are a couple of measures you can take to ensure you don’t accidentally plagiarise.   The first is to take good notes. When taking notes make sure you...Read more

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StudyUp sessions this week are as follows:   How to write an essay: Learn how to structure, plan, write and review an essay which presents a credible and evidence-based argument WEDNESDAY 15 MARCH 7:30AM 12:00PM 7:00PM How to do critical...Read more

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Studying by distance can be isolating. It can help to get connected to an online learning community.   Online discussion forums can be a good place to check your understanding and develop your ideas.   If you’d like to get in touch...Read more

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StudyUp sessions this week are as follows:   How to avoid plagiarism: Learn what plagiarism is, why and how students get in trouble for it and how to use ideas or quotes from your research effectively Wednesday 8...Read more

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