The two day Academic Preparation Program has been developed to help get new students off to the best possible start at Flinders. Each session has been co-created by our academic staff and our students to give you the information and skills you will need while you are at University.

Semester 2 Academic Preparation Program

When: Tuesday 17 and Wednesday 18 July, 2018. You are welcome to attend some or all of the sessions. Please RSVP for the entire program, even if you can only make it to some sessions.

Where: Alere Function Centre, level 2 Student Hub, Bedford Park campus

Cost: Free

RSVP: Please RSVP for catering purposes (morning tea and lunch provided)

Day 1 - Tuesday 17 July Day 2 - Wednesday 18 July
9.00am Welcome 9.00am Introduction to Student Service
9.30am Life at Uni 10.00am Academic integrity, referencing and introduction to Endnote


Assignments how-to: From planning, researching and writing to submission 10.50am Morning tea break
11.00am Morning tea break 11.10am Paraphrasing workshop
11.30am Critical thinking 12.00pm It's not as scary as you think
12.30pm Lunch break 12.50pm Lunch break
1.15pm Academic reading and writing 1.30pm Flinders Connect and FLO session
3.00pm Concurrent sessions:
The Amazing Chase/ Library Search Smart circuit
2.15pm Final wrap-up and close
3.50pm Concurrent sessions:
The Amazing Chase/ Library Search Smart circuit
2.30pm Meet your mentors
4.50pm Day 1 concludes    

Slides for sessions are available on FLO:

Contact us
08 8201 2518