Student studying in library with laptop and notebook

Writing and Study Skills

Course details

  • 15 February 4-8pm & 16 February 9-4pm
  • Fee Free
  • Hamilton City Campus

This course is not designed for International students. If you are an international student interested in this area please contact the International Centre.

Summary

This free programme provides students with a solid foundation for getting started in tertiary education.

The programme covers a wide range of topics, from writing essays to managing time as a student. Wintec has some fantastic resources, and we are committed to helping students access them.

There are two different courses offered by either Student Learning Services (WTCE303,) or Te Kete Kōnae (WTCE301). Both courses offer similar content on a number of topics including: assignment writing, referencing, using the library and digital resources, how to manage study and time in an academic setting, and much more.

Register below:

​​SLS = Student Learning Services
TKK = Te Kete Kōnae

Please also email a copy of your driver’s license to info@wintec.ac.nz

Book your place here:

Wintec will store your contact details to respond to your query, keep a profile of your interactions with Wintec, and send you promotional material.

Entry criteria

Pathways

Your first day

Are you ready for your first day of class? Check out your start date and where you need to be. You can also find useful information about studying at Wintec on our Welcome page.

What you will need

Timetable information

All timetables are available via Timetable Net on our website.

How to find your way around

Wintec pōwhiri/nau mai, haere mai

Wintec extends a warm invitation to all new students to attend a Pōwhiri to welcome the semester ahead. After formalities, light refreshments will be served in the marae dining room, Te Kōpū Mānia o Kirikiriroa, Wintec City Campus.

Click here to find out where and when the next Pōwhiri will be.

Paying for your study

Course related costs

Additional information

Booklist

Purchasing textbooks

If your programme requires you to have access to textbooks, these can be purchased through a range of suppliers listed below:

Hamilton-based supplier

  • Bennetts (Bennetts has a store operating on campus at the University of Waikato, Hamilton)

New Zealand-based suppliers

General book suppliers

First aid certificate

Health status

Uniform

Equipment

Clinical placement

Course guide

Our course guides (prospectuses) will tell you everything you need to know about Wintec. They contain information about the Wintec campus, student life and the programmes we offer.

We offer the course guides (prospectuses) in both digital and physical form.

Postgraduate health and social practice course guide (prospectus)

Course guide (prospectus)

Download a copy

Just click here (you can then save it to your computer).

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Post me a copy

Would you like a copy of the course guide (prospectus) delivered to your letterbox? Sometimes it's just nice to have a hard copy to write on, highlight, or show your family. We get that! Fill in the form below and we'll post your course guide (prospectus) off to you in the next few days.

Postgraduate health course guide (prospectus)

Download a copy

Just click here to view the PDF (you can then save it to your computer).

Email me a link

Want a link to the digital copy delivered fresh to your email inbox (or your friend's inbox)? No worries, leave your details below. Your email should arrive in the next few minutes!

Post me a copy

Would you like a copy of the course guide (prospectus) delivered to your letterbox? Sometimes it's just nice to have a hard copy to write on, highlight, or show your family. We get that! Fill in the form below and we'll post your course guide (prospectus) off to you in the next few days.

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