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B115

Learning Hub workshops

Each week we have workshops targeted to the specific skills needed for B115. Our workshops are held on:

Wednesday 11-12pm

Thursday 10-11am 

Thursday 3-4pm (online)

Let us know you are coming by signing up for the time that suits you best. Here are the workshops we have planned for the next few weeks:

One-to-one help

Email us at: academicskills@auckland.ac.nz for  helpful advice on your writing.

Week 6

19 Apr to 23 Apr

Understand the expectations of your assignment, decconstruct the task, develop a logical structure for your assignment. Review how to format and refer to figures (diagrams)

Week 7

26 Apr to 30 Apr

Examine the elements of your rubric to understand the expectations of  the assignment task. You may email your draft writing to the academic skills team for feedback on structure and style.

Week 8

3 May to 7 May

How do I structure my B115 assignment? Revisit some of the key instructions that relate to the assignment task. Review APA referencing.

Helpful resources:

Helpful video tips

Watch the following video on helpful tips for Economics 151.

Weekly reading activities

Complete the following activities to help you understand some of the words in the weekly readings.

Learning at university

Improve your chances of success with better time management. A study timetable is a great place to start.

Learning at University

Cope with readings

Strategies to get on top of your course reading.

Cope with readings

Taking notes

One of the challenges of university is figuring out how to take good notes in lectures without losing track of what is being said.

Taking notes

Using Excel

Recap the basics of Excel including formulae and making charts/graphs.

Using Excel