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StudyUp (an online workshop series designed to help enhance students’ academic writing and study skills) sessions this week: How to write an essay Learn how to structure, plan, write and review an essay which presents a credible and evidence-based argument  Thursday 12th March 2020    Students can participate in these half hour online sessions via laptop, iPad or smartphone by logging in at https://connect.massey.ac.nz/studyupktg For more info go to:  http://owll.massey.ac.nz/about-OWLL/studyup.php...Read more

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StudyUp (an online workshop series designed to help enhance students’ academic writing and study skills) sessions this week: How to find information on your topic Learn some tips on how to find scholarly books and journal articles on your...Read more

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StudyUp Postgraduate (an online, workshop series designed to help enhance students’ academic writing and study skills) session this week: Writing a research proposal This session examines the content and structure of research proposals. 12...Read more

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Referencing Chicago style New: Chicago interactive – A new interactive tool that allows you to create customised examples of Chicago references and footnote. Page on Turnitin  Workshops and online tutorials StudyUp New: New interactive...Read more

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Postgraduate academic writing skills workshop: Paraphrasing techniques New to Postgraduate study? First time studying in New Zealand? Struggling with how to reference, in-text citations, how to write a paragraph, plagiarism, or other aspects of...Read more

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StudyUp (an online workshop series designed to help enhance students’ academic writing and study skills) sessions this week: How to construct a paragraph Learn how to structure paragraphs effectively Thursday 5th March 2020   Students can...Read more

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StudyUp (an online workshop series designed to help enhance students’ academic writing and study skills) sessions this week: How to avoid plagiarism Learn what plagiarism is, why and how students get in trouble for it and how to use ideas or...Read more

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StudyUp Postgraduate (an online, workshop series designed to help enhance students’ academic writing and study skills) session this week: Advanced literature searching This session provides advice on advanced search techniques and how to use a...Read more

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Referencing APA style: 7th edition APA Interactive and the APA Style section of OWLL have now been updated in line with the 7th edition of the APA Style manual. The NCTL will continue to support students using the 6th edition. The differences...Read more

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Postgraduate academic writing skills workshop: Acknowledging source text in academic writing New to Postgraduate study? First time studying in New Zealand? Struggling with how to reference, in-text citations, how to write a paragraph...Read more

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The Lighthouse

The Lighthouse is a blog about study skills from Massey University’s Centres for Teaching and Learning. Get the latest study tips, develop your assignment-writing skills, and hear about learning events at your campus and online. (more…)... Read more