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Learning Hub (Academic Language and Learning)

The Learning Hub (Academic Language and Learning) helps students to develop their academic communication, research and study skills.

What we offer

The Learning Hub (Academic Language and Learning) provides learning support to students at any stage, from your initial transition into undergraduate study at the University to postgraduate coursework and higher degree research.

We’ve developed a number of resources to help you independently develop your skills in:

We also provide face-to-face support, offering workshops and individual consultations to provide targeted assistance with your academic communication, learning and research needs.

You can access further learning resources and courses in the Learning Hub (Academic Language and Learning) Canvas site. You will first need to enrol by selecting '+Join this course'.

Individual consultations

The Learning Hub (Academic Language and Learning) offers individual consultations to provide support on areas such as:

  • writing assignments
  • understanding assignment feedback
  • time management and study skills
  • thesis writing.

To enrol, go to, select 'Register', then '2022 Individual Consultations'. We advertise available spots weekly.

You can only enrol in one session per week. Speak to your Learning Success Advisor if you need more sessions.

To request a consultation outside office hours please email the Learning Hub (Academic Language and Learning) at and we will do our best to accommodate you. Our after-hours times are:

  • 5-7pm Monday to Friday
  • 10am-12pm Saturday.

We do not proofread the final versions of your texts, such as assignments, before you submit them.

Learning Hub (Academic Language and Learning) Discussion Board

Have a question? Let us know! The Learning Hub has a discussion board on Canvas where you can post your questions, at any time. We deal with all aspects of academic literacy, learning, and communication, and are here to support your studies at The University of Sydney.

Last updated: 18 October 2022

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