Study Support

As a student, there may be times when you feel overwhelmed with study or would like some help to complete an assignment. Dedicated Learning and Academic Skills (LAS) support staff are available at our Sydney campus.

All students can access LAS support online through their Student Portal, or through the Student Services and lecturers at their campus. Additionally, lecturers can refer students or students can contact Study Support (Centre for Learning and Academic Skills Support) directly.

Study Support staff can help you to study more effectively and develop your skills in:

  • Writing (essays and reports)
  • Study techniques
  • Goal setting
  • Grammar and spelling
  • Time organisation
  • Creating an effective study environment
  • Academic learning
  • Exam preparation

Our experienced team ensures that academic issues are dealt with and that students are supported in their learning. The team includes access to a counsellor who can offer confidential assistance to students with personal and welfare issues.

Improve your English with English Direct Entry

APM’s in-house English course is one of a kind in Australia. It helps you improve your English within the subject area you are interested in, and also build up a foundation of knowledge and vocabulary that will help you succeed in your chosen field. You will also get additional study support for the remainder of your course at APM making this a valuable investment for now and in the future.

By studying the English Direct Program you can:

  • Study English at APM from day one of your chosen course
  • Improve your English level and academic skills while learning the language used in your future career industry
  • Achieve your required English level in only 10 – 15 weeks depending on IELTS entry level- saving time and money
  • Progress without completing an IELTS/TOEFL entry test
  • Study with like-minded students who share the same discipline as their passion
  • Study for 25 hours of class time each week.

English course overview

Learn to refine your research and referencing skills, become efficient in planning your study time and upgrade your skills in writing assignments appropriate for your primary course. You will also learn how to be an effective member of a team, think critically and get the best results.

An added advantage of this course is access to Learning and Academic Skills (LAS) support for your entire study duration at APM. Your LAS tutor will continue to support you to improve your skills during your study, both in specialist academic skills classes and in bookable tutorials. This service aims to significantly improve your assessment grades.

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