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Study Skills: Learning Skills Support

Useful guides to help you succeed in your studies. Information on note taking, active listening, time management and academic reading.


The Study Skills library guide has information to connect students to on campus and online help. 

There is also information on fundamental study skills to help you succeed in your studies.

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Get help via Zoom

Melbourne Polytechnic students can request a Zoom video Learning Skills Session with a literacy or numeracy teacher. 

Get help with:

  • Understanding assignments
  • Essays and reports
  • Numeracy skills
  • Notetaking
  • Presentations
  • Writing skills
  • Reading strategies

Available for free to all Melbourne Polytechnic students enrolled in vocational and higher education courses.

To request a video Learning Skills Session email: with preferred dates and times.


Get help online

Studiosity allows Melbourne Polytechnic students to connect online to chat with an expert teacher or tutor or upload a written assignment for feedback within 24 hours.

Studiosity is available 24/7 via Moodle, under ‘Student Support’.


For more information on using Studiosity visit the library guide.