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Resources for postgraduate degree by coursework
(Grad. Cert., Grad. Dip., Masters by coursework students)
Online Learning Lab
Find a range of online study tutorials and resources to support your writing, research and study skills.
- Drop-in learning centres
- Visit our learning centres for friendly advice on writing and post graduate learning.
Academic skills workshops
Postgraduate coursework students can book into the Study KnowHow workshops to get a head start before the semester starts.
Online assignment feedback (login required)
Submit your assignment to our Smarthinking writing service and receive feedback from an e-tutor within 24 hours.
Also check out the Library workshops and resources
Specialised resources for higher degree by research students
(Masters by research and PhD)
You can access all the above resources as well as some additional ones below.
PhD Up! program for research students
Book into the PhD Up! program, which offers a huge range of workshops, seminars and short courses to build research knowledge and skills. Topics include ‘What is a thesis?’, ‘Writing your literature review’, ‘Editing and proofreading’ and more.
Research writing groups
Join a facilitated research writing group where you can develop and share your own and others’ writing.
Book an appointment with an experienced postgraduate learning advisor.
- The School of Graduate Research also offers some training and development.