Getting started at Melbourne

This online learning module explores expectations of university study, and presents strategies to study more effectively.

If you are new to the University of Melbourne, we recommend that you explore this module first to familiarise yourself with the expectations of university study.

The tips in this module will be useful for you whether you are undergraduate, graduate, domestic, international or somewhere in-between. Even if you have studied at university before, completing this module will help to confirm your understanding of what’s expected, highlight any differences to your past experiences and give you some strategies to study more effectively.

What will I learn?

This module will help you:

  • Become familiar with university expectations and culture.
  • Explore support services at university.
  • Identify strategies for improving your learning experience.

How long will it take?

This module should take approximately 30 minutes to complete.

Begin the module

To fully engage with this module (for example, completing practice quizzes or posting in forums), you’ll need to enrol in the Academic Skills Hub.

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