Study resources

Whether you're already enrolled in online study, or you're sitting on the fence—we want you to feel comfortable about your journey ahead. So, take a look at our preparation and support services, which will help you sail smoothly to the finish line.

Smarthinking - Free online tutoring

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.


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.

Help with academic writing

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.

Study tip sheets

You've found the ideal course. You're ready to get stuck in to study. But before you get going, take a look at the study tip sheets we've put together.