Types of consultations
Feedback on drafts and immediate support on a question about writing, research, referencing, study skills, or foundational maths & stats can be obtained from the external service Studiosity. Consultations with a UOW academic are also available for more in-depth learning support, support understanding assessment tasks and support for maths topics at any level.
UOW academic consultations are available through online drop-ins and booked consultations.
Studiosity: 24/7 short question chats and draft feedback
Free for UOW students, Studiosity is a third-party service that can be used to receive fast (within 24 hours) feedback on your drafts or to submit a question and be connected to one of their relevant staff to chat in real-time (up to 20 minute sessions). Questions can be on writing, research, referencing, study skills, or foundational mathematics & science concepts. Access Studiosity through your subject Moodle site.
Online drop-in consultations with UOW academics
Short consultations (up to 30 minutes) are available with a UOW Learning Development academic via our online drop-in sessions. Use this for immediate support on assignment writing, understanding your assessment task, study skills, referencing, and critical thinking. If necessary, you may be encouraged to book an extended consultation.
- Available between 1.30 pm to 4.30 pm (AEDT), Tuesday and Friday from Week 1 (Autumn).
- Access an online drop-in consultation
Extended consultations with UOW academics: by appointment (up to 1 hour)
Students from all campuses can book a free consultation with a UOW Learning Development academic on assignment writing, English language, research writing, and maths and stats. These are available in-person (when health safety restrictions allow), online via Zoom (or preferred video conferencing medium), by email or by phone. Further details on what to expect from a consultation is below.
To request an extended consultation: