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Study Skills Summer 2018

May 30, 2018

Support will be available for the whole of the summer period at the Pontypridd, Cardiff and Newport campuses if you are continuing with your studies or needing help with resits or re-submissions.

Opening times will vary across the summer so it is essential to check the online booking system for available appointments at each campus.

Easter vacation study support 2018

March 13, 2018


From Good Friday, 30th March to Friday, 6th April, study skills support will be unavailable at all campuses.


From 26th March to 13th April academic skills tutors are available on the following dates and times.

There will be no 'Book on the Day’ appointments during this period.

New for 2017 – bookable-on-the-day tutorials

October 18, 2017

The bookable-on-the-day tutorials are 30 minute sessions which have replaced the drop-in sessions. They become available for booking at 8.00am on weekdays (subject to availability).

Study Skills Summer 2017

May 25, 2017

Support will be available during the whole of the summer period at the Pontypridd, Cardiff and Newport City campuses for students continuing with their studies, or needing help with their resits or re-submissions.

Xmas closure dates

November 30, 2016

Get ready for the Xmas break ! Ensure you have all your study skill resources ready.

Autumn term workshops

September 16, 2016

Why not come to a study skills workshop ?

The autumn term workshops will be starting from 3rd October till the end of November 2016 and we invite all new and returning students to attend these popular workshops to develop your academic skills for your studies.

Study skills Summer 2016

June 1, 2016

Support will be available during the whole of the summer period at the Pontypridd, Cardiff and Newport City campuses for students continuing with their studies, or needing help with their resits or re-submissions.
Please note that due to refurbishment of the Atrium, a tutor will be on hand most Thursdays in Mingles or the Coffee Shop area

Study Skills @The Atrium Summer 2016

May 23, 2016

Study skills support will continue to be available at the Atrium during the summer vacation period with a tutor available most Thursdays.

Help with Referencing

April 13, 2016

The last few referencing workshops before the exam period are being held at the Treforest campus in the Student Centre and Library Training room.

Easter Vacation Details

March 8, 2016

Reduced timetable for tutorials and study skills services for the Easter vacation period Monday 21st March – Friday 8th April 2016

Plan ahead and look at tutorial availability via our online booking system

We are closed, in line with university closure dates, from Friday 25th March – Tuesday 29th March 2016 inclusive.

Dates for your Diaries

December 2, 2015

During the non-term time festive period, the Study Skills centres at each campus will be closed with most of the study skills support available online.

Effective Presentation Workshops

November 18, 2015

The Effective Presentation workshops are now completed for this term.

The workshop on Friday 20th November which was included on the leaflets has been withdrawn from the programme.

Moving location at Glyntaff campus

August 21, 2015

The Study Skills team are moving their location from the ground floor in the Elaine Morgan building. We will be moving upstairs to the first floor next to the Advice Centre office.

Summer 2015: study skills provision

May 27, 2015

During the summer period, Monday 8th June to Friday 11th September 2015 the Study Skills Service will be operating a reduced service for appointments with a study skills tutor. Support will be available during the whole of the summer period, excluding the August Bank Holiday, for students continuing with their studies, or needing help with their resits or re-submissions.

Easter opening times

March 26, 2015

During the Easter vacation period 3rd April to 17th April 2015 the study skills service will be operating a vacation timetable across all campuses. This will mean a reduced service for appointments with a study skills tutor

Book your Spring 2015 study skill workshop

January 26, 2015

The Spring study skill workshops for 2015 begin from 26th January through to 24th March. Online booking is open and is already busy with people booking their places on the sessions at Treforest, Glyntaff and Atrium campuses. Follow the picture link to our workshops studyskills.southwales.ac.uk.

Booking Study skill tutorials for next term

December 10, 2014

The online booking system for Study Skill tutorial appointments across all campuses will be affected during the Christmas break due to necessary maintenance and changes to the system.

Booking appointments before the end of term

November 24, 2014

The last few weeks of Autumn term are generally busy with assignment deadlines approaching for December and January 2015. Therefore the tutorial appointments can booked up quite quickly, so there are a few things you can do.

Have a look at our Workshops

October 15, 2014

Our Autumn workshop programme is well under way with many students taking advantage of the practical sessions. The tutor led workshops offer you the chance to develop a variety of study skill topics, so as you get started on your assignments, why not take a look at sessions for November and December which cover essential writing skills.

Study Skill Workshops

October 1, 2014

Study Skill Workshop programme for Autumn term 2014 is now available for all USW students.

Study support in July and August 2014

July 15, 2014

There will be study support available during July and August across the various campuses to help you with ongoing coursework and dissertations, re-submisson of work and exam re-sits.

However please note the following dates for the closure of the Glyntaff centre.

Advice for booking tutorial appointments

May 1, 2014

During this busy period of exams, dissertations and final assignments our tutorial appointments are being fully booked up on a regular basis. Here are some points to consider when trying to find an available tutorial

Easter Vacation 2014 Opening dates

March 24, 2014

During the Easter period 7th to 25th April, the Study Skills team will be operating a vacation timetable across the campuses.

EDIC workshop cancellation

March 3, 2014

The Exam Preparation workshop for Monday 3rd March 2014 at the Treforest campus has been cancelled

There are altetnative dates available for this workshop on Friday 14th March at 11am – 12 noon held in D block Room D121a or Wednesday 26th March at 12 noon to 1pm in the new training room in the Library and Student Centre

Education Dropin Centre returns to the Library

February 21, 2014

From Monday 24th February, the Education Drop-In Centre will be found in its new home in the Library and Student Centre. After its major refurbishment, the LSC will be fully open and the study support team look foward to seeing you in their new centre on Level One.

Found on the same level as the main Reception, the centre will offer its usual mix of helpful advice & information, as well as tutorial support.

EDIC Workshop Cancelled

February 4, 2014

Due to industrial action at the University on Thursday 6th February, the Maths workshop on Differentiation has been cancelled.

We aplogise for any inconventience caused.

Study Skill Workshops for the Spring term

January 15, 2014

The next series of Study Skill workshops at Treforest and Glyntaff will be offered by the Education Drop-in Centre team for dates in the spring term starting from 27th January to 9th April 2014. These workshops offer the opportunity to develop your skills with other students in a relaxed, small group session led by a tutor from the study skill team.

Online booking for EDIC Tutorials is now available

October 2, 2013

Students wanting to book a study skills tutorial with a tutor at any of the Education Drop-In centres at the Pontypridd or Cardiff campuses should now use the online booking system.

The link can be found on the Home page of the EDIC website.

Click on the Contact Us button and follow the Book an Appointment link

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