Effective Study

This section focuses on general study skills. Motivation and planning offers many useful hints for managing yourself, including setting and keeping goals, weekly and semester planning.

Using course specifications provides advice about what the University is offering and what expectations are for students.

There are different ways of studying effectively and study techniques explains some of these. However, not every technique suits every student, as that depends on individual learning styles.

An important part of effective study is getting academic help and knowing when to ask for help. Becoming familiar with the library is important as it contains a wealth of resources. The USQ Library conducts library classes at the beginning of each semester of the academic year.

The ability to use computers is increasingly vital for university study and this section contains hints about computer basics, and points to resources about effective computer use.