Delivered by our Peer Academic Coaches who are senior UOW students, these workshops will set you up so that you can hit your study targets.

Take a hands-on approach to success and gain the essential student tips and tricks. Whether it’s your first year at UOW or you’re a returning student, these workshops are for you.

Each week (Week 1-4) will cover a key area to get you started – from planning & preparation, acing your assessments, time management, feedback and referencing… we’ve got you covered!

These workshops are specific to Kooloobong Village residents.

If you are a Kooloobong Village resident and can not attend that date/s below, you are welcome register for and join Wollongong Campus workshops either in-person or online.

Want to get a head start? Visit the Learning Co-Op to access a range of free resources and services to succeed with your studies.

Subject Outlines, Preparation & Planning

Date: Monday, 27 February 2023
Time: 5:30pm - 6:30pm (AEDT) 
Venue: Multifunction Room (Building 73)

Feeling overwhelmed with the start of the session? Avoid the stress and feel prepared as you learn ‘all things uni’.

Planning, preparation and your Subject Outline is your key resource for success. Our PAC will help you navigate your experience as a UOW student and give you key information, tips and advice to set yourself up for the semester.

Ace Your Assessments

Date: Wednesday, 8 March 2023
Time: 5:30pm - 6:30pm (AEDT) 
Venue: Multifunction Room (Building 73)

Feel like it’s too early to think about assessments? Avoid the rush and get a head start to ace your assessments.

Get the insider tips to achieve your best mark, and use the information you’ve got to your advantage.

You’ll also discover what’s available to get you started and manage expectations.

Time Management for Success

Date: Monday, 13 March 2023
Time: 5:30pm - 6:30pm (AEDT) 
Venue: Flow Room (Building 68)

It’s time to settle in and find your personal ‘groove’ and learning style. Gain the top tips for achieving success and balance during your time at UOW from a student who has been in your shoes and made it through.

From managing you study load, personal commitments, and ways to get involved – this session will ensure you avoid the dread ‘night before rush’ and have time for fun.

Working with Feedback & Understanding Referencing

Date: Wednesday, 22 March 2023
Time: 5:30pm - 6:30pm (AEDT) 
Venue: Flow Room (Building 68)

Want to improve your skills and ultimately your results? Or has the idea of referencing sent you into a panic?

Make the most of our Senior student experience to discover how you can work with feedback to improve your marks, and understand referencing for all of your assignment needs.