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Welcome to Student Learning

The Student Learning team provides a University-wide service to support students' academic learning needs.
Our goal is to help students acquire the skills, knowledge and attributes to become independent, successful learners.

In Hamilton: Phone: 07-838 4657 | Email: slsadmin@waikato.ac.nz | Office hours: Mon-Fri 8.30am to 3.00pm | Student Learning hours: 9.00 am to 5 pm.
Note: On a trial basis, after hours consultations (online in Zoom) are available Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 5:10 and 6:10 pm.

In Tauranga: Information for Tauranga students

In China: Information for China students

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Consultations

We offer online video consultations, written comments on draft, and virtual drop-ins.

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Study skills

Including resources for writing, reading, grammar and punctuation, note-taking in class, and academic integrity.

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English language

Assistance to help you develop academic English language proficiency - listening, speaking, reading, and writing.

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Maths and stats

Resources explaining some of the mathematical calculations you might be expected to know in some university papers.

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Help with technology

Get help with tech you use in your papers, like Moodle, Panopto and Turnitin.

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Managing assignments

Resources to help you manage your time, get ready for tests and examinations, set goals for success, work in groups, and more...

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Thesis students (DWC)

Resources and information for PhD and Masters thesis students. Also see current Doctoral Writing Conversations programme.

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Evaluations

Information for students about the evaluation process. How and why you should evaluate your papers and teachers this semester.