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Downloads and Booklets

Here we provide a summary of the downloads available from the Learning Centre website, including past workshop resources.

Active Learning

Study Smarter Not Harder (PDF, 2339 KB)

Note-taking (PDF, 392 KB)

Essay Writing: The Process (PDF, 654 KB)

Effective Reading (PDF, 2874 KB)

Mind Mapping (PDF, 781 KB)

Oral Presentations (PDF, 535 KB)

Learning Styles (PDF, 635 KB)

Group Work (PDF, 644 KB)

Studying for Exams: Strategies for the Final 4 Weeks (PDF, 444 KB)

Exam Tactics (PDF, 446 KB)

English Refresher

Verbs (PDF, 278 KB)

Nouns (PDF, 106 KB)

Articles (PDF, 256 KB)

Prepositions (PDF, 111 KB)

Apostrophes (PDF, 227 KB)

Building sentences (PDF, 119 KB)

Building vocabulary (PDF, 288 KB)

Choosing the right word (PDF, 232 KB)

British and American English (PDF, 316 KB)

Linking and reporting words (PDF, 320 KB)

Capital letters (PDF, 778 KB)

Commas, colons and semi-colons (PDF, 798 KB)

Hyphens, dashes and brackets (PDF, 946 KB)

Quotation marks (PDF, 895 KB)

End of sentence (PDF, 773 KB)

Writing and reading (PDF, 306 KB)

Editing (PDF, 285 KB)

Proofreading (PDF, 284 KB)

Writing for your subjects (PDF, 311 KB)

Language and editing checklist (PDF, 99 KB)

IELTS and the Occupational English Test (OET) (PDF, 119 KB)

Useful websites (PDF, 198 KB)

Effective listening (PDF, 399 KB)

Effective speaking (PDF, 176 KB)

Pronunciation (PDF, 197 KB)

Practising your English (PDF, 176 KB)

Academic Writing

Introduction to Academic Writing (PDF, 466 KB)

Stylish Sentences (PDF, 475 KB)

Punchy Punctuation (PDF, 480 KB)

Perfect Paragraphs (PDF, 467 KB)

Paraphrasing and Plagiarism (PDF, 466 KB)

Excellent Essays (PDF, 724 KB)

Writing Reports (PDF, 436 KB)

Writing for the Web (PDF, 510 KB)

Annotated Bibliographies (PDF, 488 KB)

Top Ten Writing Tips (PDF, 477 KB)

Writing in the Humanities (PDF, 1010KB)

Writing in the Sciences (PDF, 2210KB)

English Language Development


Speaking and Listening (PDF, 252 KB)

Formal and Informal English for Speaking (PDF, 258 KB)


Writing and Reading (PDF, 306 KB)

Academic Vocabulary (PDF, 288 KB)

Academic Vocabulary (Guide to Choosing the Right Word) (PDF, 232 KB)

Formal and Informal English (PDF, 257 KB)

Focus on Verbs (PDF, 278 KB)

Focus on Nouns (PDF, 106 KB)

Structuring Sentences (PDF, 292 KB)

Writing for Your Subjects (PDF, 311 KB)

Maths Refresher


Refresher Maths - Booklet 1 (PDF, 988 KB)

Refresher Maths - Booklet 2 (PDF, 1225 KB)

An Introduction to Mathematics (PDF, 975 KB)

Fractions (PDF, 684 KB)

Ratio, Proportion and Percentage (PDF, 539 KB)

Powers, Roots and Logarithms (PDF, 654 KB)

Algebra Basics (PDF, 487 KB)

Algebra: Solving Equations (PDF, 565 KB)

Geometry (PDF, 718 KB)

Trigonometry (PDF, 780 KB)

Mathematics for Introductory Chemistry (PDF, 864 KB)


Working With Numbers (PDF, 539 KB)

Working with Decimals (PDF, 1069 KB)

Working With Fractions (PDF, 746 KB)

Averages and Percentages (PDF, 661 KB)

Ratios and Unit Conversions (PDF, 865 KB)

Powers and Roots (PDF, 665 KB)

Simplifying Equations (PDF, 1017 KB)

Solving Equations (PDF, 653 KB)

Expanding and Factorising (PDF, 833 KB)


Collecting Data (PDF, 1503 KB)

Representing Data: Graphing (PDF, 2902 KB)

Describing Data: Measures of Central Tendency (PDF, 1871 KB)

Describing Data: Measures of Spread  (PDF, 2172 KB)

Normal Distributions (PDF, 1322 KB)

Sample vs. Population Distributions (PDF, 1334 KB)

Probability and Confidence Intervals (PDF, 1052 KB)

Hypothesis Testing (PDF, 1359 KB)

Self Help Guide to Statistical Resources (PDF, 171 KB)


Oral Presentations (PDF, 119 KB)

Critical Essay (PDF, 145 KB)

Reflective Essay (PDF, 80 KB)

Critical Review (PDF, 61 KB)

Laboratory Report (PDF, 90 KB)

Literature Review (PDF, 79 KB)

Business Report (PDF, 91 KB)

Science Essay (PDF, 74 KB)

Scientific Report (PDF, 74 KB)

Annotated Bibliography (PDF, 93 KB)