What is Learning Support?
Learning Support aims to develop and enhance students’ learning skills so that they can adapt to college learning.
The range of services include:
Who needs Learning Support service?
Students from all programmes who want to excel in their academic performance.
Why do you need Learning Support service?
How can Learning Support help you?
Where can I find Learning Support?
First floor of Library & Learning Commons
English Conversation Group Workshop (ECG)
English Conversation Group Workshop (ECG) is organised by the Library to help students with their speaking skills. It is a 30-minute workshop designed to help students with their speaking proficiency of the English Language. The Library organises these workshops for students to enable them to improve their speaking skills in their pronunciation, grammar and general speaking skills. The topics that are discussed during the session are common everyday life topics such as books, a childhood memory, a historical place, holiday, a practical skill, festival, food, household appliances, sports, family and many other common topics. During the session, students are given a topic that they would have to discuss with their friends and the facilitator.
How can students benefit from ECG workshops?
There are many benefits to be gained from the ECG workshops. Some of the benefits that students can gain from this workshop is that:
What is academic writing?
The Macmillan Dictionary describes academic writing as a formal and factual style of writing that is used for essays, research papers and other academic texts.
‘Academic writing’ 2009, Macmillan dictionary, viewed 27 November 2018, <https://www.macmillandictionary.com/dictionary/ british/academic-writing>.