Study resources such as textbooks will help you get prepared and allow you to make the most of your study. OUA will also help support your learning experience with free resources designed to build your academic skills and get you ready for success.
Just like on-campus study, most units need a textbook to help support your learning. It's a good idea to plan ahead so that when your unit starts you already have your textbooks.
Read Textbooks for more information.
If you're new to study or returning after a break, it can take a while to get into the swing of things. Online chat with tutors and essay-writing assistance can provide valuable help with assignments.
Read Smarthinking - help with assignments for more information.
If you're not sure of the writing style expected at university, you can learn all about structuring essays and reports in the academic writing guides.
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To make the most from your study it's important to build skills in time management, study planning and setting academic goals. Get off to a good start with these free online learning skills units.
Read Learning skills modules for more information.
Through the OUA Connect Library program, students can meet and study at their local library with support from library staff. This program is currently available in a growing number of libraries in NSW, with libraries in more states coming soon!
Read OUA Connect Library program for more information.