Preparing for study

Online tutorials and advice to help you prepare for academic study at UWE Bristol.

Online advice and tutorials

View our interactive guide on what to expect from academic study.

Study advice

  • Studying effectively (UWE username and password required): Understand how you learn and recognise your personal preferences for learning.
    (Source: Skills for Study website)
  • Strategies for learning (UWE username and password required): Develop approaches to learning that will make study more effective and enjoyable.
    (Source: Skills for Study website)
  • Advice on buying books: Most of your modules' recommended readings should be available from the library, however, your lecturer may advise you to buy an essential textbook.

Explore more study skills

Find tutorials, one-to-one support, and workshops to help you develop your academic skills (some of the online tutorials will require a UWE username and password) in the rest of the study skills section.