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Learning Guides

The Writing Centre has developed a range of Learning Guides to enhance the student experience by making clear what academic learning and language skills are expected at the tertiary level.

These free practical guides provide advice on and examples of, avoiding plagiarism, editing your own work and exam preparation, to name but a few.

Download a Learning Guide below. If you have further questions, students are encouraged to drop in to the Writing Centre.

Academic Posters Academic Posters
Active Listening Active Listening
Articles (a/an/the) Articles (a/an/the)
Assignment Directives Assignment Directives
Avoiding Plagiarism Avoiding Plagiarism
Editing Your Own Work Editing Your Own Work
Exam Preparation Exam Preparation
Group Work Group Work
Introductions & Conclusions Introductions & Conclusions
Learning at University Learning at University
Making Notes Making Notes
Making the Most of Feedback Making the Most of Feedback
Managing Your Time Managing Your Time
Mind Mapping Mind Mapping
Multiple-Choice Exams Multiple-Choice Exams
Note-taking Abbreviations Note-taking Abbreviations
Objective Language Objective Language
Oral Presentations Oral Presentations
Paragraph Writing Paragraph Writing
Participating in Tutorials Participating in Tutorials
PowerPoint Presentations PowerPoint Presentations
Practical Study Habits Practical Study Habits
Procrastination and How to Beat it Procrastination and How to Beat it
Quick Guide to Referencing Quick Guide to Referencing
Reading Effectively Reading Effectively
Reporting Verbs Reporting Verbs
School to Uni: What's the difference? School to Uni: What's the difference?
Short-Answer Exams Short-Answer Exams
Source Credibility Source Credibility
To Paraphrase or to Quote? To Paraphrase or to Quote?
Writing an Abstract Writing an Abstract
Writing a Research Report Writing a Research Report
Writing Article Reviews & Bibliographies Writing Article Reviews & Bibliographies
Writing Essays Writing Essays
Writing a Literature Review Writing a Literature Review

Audio Resources

The Audio Resources page includes links to audio recordings that provide a brief overview of the material presented in academic learning sessions.

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THE UNIVERSITY OF ADELAIDE
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writingcentre@adelaide.edu.au


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