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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, 394 KB)

Essay Writing: The Process (PDF, 542 KB)

Effective Reading (PDF, 2864 KB)

Mind Mapping (PDF, 995 KB)

Oral Presentations (PDF, 487 KB)

Learning Styles (PDF, 424 KB)

Group Work (PDF, 923 KB)

Studying for Exams: Strategies for the Final 4 Weeks (PDF, 531 KB)

Exam Tactics (PDF, 416 KB)

English Refresher

Verbs (PDF, 278 KB)

Nouns (PDF, 106 KB)

Articles (PDF, 256 KB)

Prepositions (PDF, 98 KB)

Apostrophes (PDF, 227 KB)

Building sentences (PDF, 110 KB)

Building vocabulary (PDF, 261 KB)

Choosing the right word (PDF, 232 KB)

British and American English (PDF, 384 KB)

Linking and reporting words (PDF, 330 KB)

Capital letters (PDF, 445 KB)

Commas, colons and semi-colons (PDF, 447 KB)

Hyphens, dashes and brackets (PDF, 507 KB)

Quotation marks (PDF, 448 KB)

End of sentence (PDF, 434 KB)

Writing and reading (PDF, 306 KB)

Editing (PDF, 285 KB)

Proofreading (PDF, 290 KB)

Writing for your subjects (PDF, 257 KB)

Language and editing checklist (PDF, 101 KB)

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

Useful websites (PDF, 198 KB)

Effective listening (PDF, 399 KB)

Effective speaking (PDF, 177 KB)

Pronunciation (PDF, 197 KB)

Practising your English (PDF, 176 KB)

Academic Writing

Introduction to Academic Writing (PDF, 870 KB)

Stylish Sentences (PDF, 737 KB)

Punchy Punctuation (PDF, 825 KB)

Perfect Paragraphs (PDF, 675 KB)

Paraphrasing and Plagiarism (PDF, 737 KB)

Excellent Essays (PDF, 877 KB)

Writing Reports (PDF, 612 KB)

Writing for the Web (PDF, 825 KB)

Annotated Bibliographies (PDF, 715 KB)

Top Ten Writing Tips (PDF, 736 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, 261 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, 257 KB)

Maths Refresher


Refresher Maths - Booklet 1 (PDF, 913 KB)

Refresher Maths - Booklet 2 (PDF, 1268 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, 526 KB)

Geometry (PDF, 718 KB)

Trigonometry (PDF, 780 KB)

Mathematics for Introductory Chemistry (PDF, 631 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)

Basic Statistics

Collecting Data (PDF, 1420 KB)

Representing Data: Graphing (PDF, 2847 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)


Oral Presentations (PDF, 121 KB)

Critical Essay (PDF, 133 KB)

Reflective Essay (PDF, 80 KB)

Critical Review (PDF, 61 KB)

Laboratory Report (PDF, 79 KB)

Literature Review (PDF, 79 KB)

Business Report (PDF, 91 KB)

Science Essay (PDF, 74 KB)

Scientific Report (PDF, 74 KB)

Annotated Bibliography (PDF, 83 KB)