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Adult Students' Academic Orientation

Pre-University Academic Skills Session

Starting out at university? Returning after a long break?

If you are an adult student (20+ years) and have never been to university or have been away from study for some time, then this 1/2 day orientation session may be for you!

This session offers you the chance to boost your confidence and gain/refresh key skills you’ll need to succeed at university. The course will run on Friday, 12 July 2019 between 10.00 am-1.50 pm.

This Adult Students’ Academic Orientation will boost your readiness to manage your time effectively and take clear lecture notes; critically think; and write effective assignments and/or essays.

To register, please email us at or register online below.

Presenter: Jacqueline Tither

Dates and times

  • Adult Students' Academic Orientation: Friday, 12 July 2019, from 10.00 am to 1.50 pm (enrol here or email passed

The next set of dates for this learning event has not yet been scheduled.

  • Academic Skills Centre
    University of Canterbury,
    Private Bag 4800,
    Christchurch 8140
    +64 3 369 3900
    When contacting us, please use your
    University of Canterbury email address.
  • Our location
    Level 3,
    Central Library (Puaka-James Hight)