Ennis Macleod teaches Reasoning, Values and Communication, a CSU study skills course at UTC, and provides tutoring and learning support for UTC students. Her hours are currently set at Tuesday from 2:00pm – 5:00pm and Thursday from 3:00pm-6:00pm – room TBA. The times may be modified according to demand. Please make bookings to see her through Renee and Jenny at the Student Admin Office.
Ennis has been asked to do the following:
- Use a range of strategies to build the study skills of students in the u/g programs, especially those new to university, mature age students and students with a first language other than English, so that they become independent learners and skilled communicators, particularly in written communication.
- Connect UTC students with the study skills resources available through CSU.
- Tutor students in skills such as:
− The preparation of study plans
− Time management
− Working to deadlines
− Building study and research habits
− Note taking
− Collaborative group work
− Identifying and overcoming deficiencies in style, grammar and general writing skills
− Analysing assessment tasks and developing strategies for successful completion