Time Management Skills

Students, especially novice students, often have difficulty juggling the pressure of study, work and leisure, which can in time lead to plagiarism, collusion and cheating. Although lack of time is not an excuse for such behaviour, lecturers can assist students to develop time management skills by:

  • providing students with a semester plan for study
  • having assessment tasks which require students to plan ahead for assignments, eg developing reference lists, completing reading logs, accessing writing or library assistance
  • referring students to resources on self and time management.

The following resources are available online to assist you in this task: