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Faculty of Education and Arts Academic Skills Centre

Welcome to the FEA Academic Skills Centre.

Students who complete the Short Writing Task this semester may be directed to this website and advised to attend workshops. Please sign up for at least one series of FEA writing or language workshops; visit the Events and Activities web page and select "Workshops and Events" from the category dropdown box.

You may also directly contact one of our learning advisors listed below to discuss assistance with study, assignments and language skills.

The Faculty Learning Advisors can help you to develop your academic literacy, language and study skills including:

  • Planning and structuring your first assignment for Edu, KK, SCA or WAAPA
  • Research and note-taking
  • Academic reading
  • Quoting and paraphrasing
  • Referencing including media texts and visual materials
  • Critical thinking and analytical skills
  • Assignment presentation
  • Exam preparation and revision
  • Time management
  • Writing and grammar

Our services

  • Discipline-specific academic skills workshops tailored for schools within the Faculty
  • Skills-specific workshops addressing academic writing, referencing, grammar and oral presentations
  • Individual consultations
  • Small group consultations
  • Consultations for off-campus students via email or telephone (a booking is still required)

Make a booking

You can make a booking by emailing the Learning Advisor for your study area. Include your name, student number, course information and the times you are available.

School of Communications and Arts (SCA), Kurongkurl Katitjin
Bethany Andersson
Email: b.andersson@ecu.edu.au
Mount Lawley Campus: Building 5, Room 102

School of Communications and Arts (SCA), WA Academy of Performing Arts
Ann Beveridge
Email: a.beveridge@ecu.edu.au
Mount Lawley Campus: Building 5, Room 105

School of Education (SoE)
Karen Gaffney
Email: k.gaffney@ecu.edu.au
Mount Lawley Campus: Building 17, Room 227

School of Education (SoE), University Preparation Course (UPC)
Jarrod Saulsman
Email: j.saulsman@ecu.edu.au
Mount Lawley Campus: Building 17, Room 106

School of Education (SoE), University Preparation Course (UPC)
Pippa Nelligan
Email: p.nelligan@ecu.edu.au
Joondalup Campus: Building 8, Room 326

All Schools
Michael Stein
Email: m.stein@ecu.edu.au
Mount Lawley Campus: Building 17, Room 119

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