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Economics 151

Learning Hub workshops

Each week we have workshops targeted to the specific skills needed for ECON151. Our workshops are held on:

Wednesday 11-12pm

Thursday 10-11am 

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 2

3 Aug to 7 Aug

Learn tips on making the most of your lectures, active studying and begin building your economics vocabulary. Use a study planner to organise your notes.

Week 3

10 Aug to 14 Aug

Start thinking about your assignment. Understand the expectations of your assignment and how to appraoch the task. Learn how to deconstruct the assignment task.

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