First-year student guide
Prepare for successful study! Learn about your first day, first few weeks, first assignment, and first exams.
A calendar of important dates for the academic year, including semester start and finish dates, examinations, graduation, study breaks and public holidays.
Course catalogue, enrolment tutorials, enrolment deadlines, programme requirements, course advice, changing your enrolment.
See a list of tasks to complete before the semester starts, so you can focus on your study once classes begin.
Find out how to prepare before you leave home, what to take to class, what to expect at your first lecture, and what to do between classes.
See a list of the things you should know about, including assignments, tutorials, CECIL, the Library and class representatives.
Read more about your classes, coursework, and teachers.
See a checklist of things to do before your first assignment, and find out how your work will be assessed.
Find out how to prepare for exams, and what to do during the exam period.
See a list of tips that will help you to study successfully.
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A description of the personal qualities, skills and attributes a student is expected to obtain by the end of an undergraduate degree programme at the University.
Our first-year student bloggers share their experiences.
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