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The Learning Centres

Whether you need a tutor, peer group study session, a Saturday workshop on biology or accounting, or drop-in math guidance, you’ll find it at KPU’s four Learning Centres. This is where you can find free individual help, programs focusing on topics such as developing stellar study habits, and one-to-one and small-group tutoring with 100 peer tutors and academic coaches to choose from. You can also sign up for mentoring services and online writing assistance from home, work, or school, plus read helpful print and online resources organized by subject, such as budgeting time, effectively using flash cards, and banishing procrastination.

Book a Tutor

Book a Tutor

Book a Learning Strategist

Book a Learning Strategist

Register for a Workshop

Register for a Workshop

Get writing help

Get writing help

Video Resources

Study Tips

Get set to soak up all your newfound knowledge

Writing Skills

Learn all the basic principles of writing necessary for your assignments

Exam Prep

Learn some techniques to nail your next exam

Time Management

Learn how to get the most from your day using prioritization, scheduling, goal setting, and other tools and techniques

Critical Thinking & Reflection

Learn to think critically

Moodle

Learn the importance of Moodle, submitting assignments, accessing your grades and other useful information on your courses

Brush up on your study skills

We have a stack of helpful resources to help you prepare for university study. These include tips for reading and taking notes, and making the most of your study time. Here are some quick links to get you started.

As part of the OERu global partners group, KPU Learning Centres are pleased to be able to offer all students free access to a range of courses that help academic, learning and writing skills development.

KPU Tech

Success Skills for TradesLearning Centre, KPU Tech

We are here to support you every step of the way, from when you begin your apprenticeship to your final day of training. We have tailored our services and resources to provide you with the support you need to succeed in your program.

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University 101

University 101: Study, Strategize and SucceedThis open book will help you to create a strong foundation for post-secondary studies by helping you learn how to learn. By taking the time to read this book and work through the exercises included, you are investing in the skills that will support you in all of your classes and future learning.

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Learning To Learn Online

Learning to Learn OnlineLearning to Learn Online helps you prepare for online learning success by introducing you to the online learning environment and your role as a learner within it.

As you come to understand yourself as a self-directed learner, you will also be introduced to effective learning strategies: time management for online learners, information management, professional communication, and reading strategies.

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