Information for studying online

Tips and advice on studying remotely and staying engaged with the University.

Get prepared for studying remotely

There’s a wide range of digital tools and services to help you study remotely. The Student IT team is here to help with IT support to get you setup and connected, ready for online study.

Set yourself up for studying remotely with these resources

Using the LMS

Most subjects are taught via a blend of lectures, tutorials, and online learning activities and discussions which are hosted on the LMS. In most cases this will mean you can participate by watching lectures online, complete required reading, join online discussions, quizzes and learning activities.

We have a range of guides and resources you can use to learn how to get the best out of your LMS. These include how to watch lectures online, participating in discussions, and submitting assignments.

Academic skills for studying online

The Academic Skills page has a wealth of handy online resources to help you study effectively off-campus. Get advice on time management, reading and notetaking, presenting to a group and plenty of other useful skills on the Academic Skills page.