Student Development and Study Skills Service

The service provides advice, information and support to all our students through our various locations across the USW campuses – Treforest, Glyntaff, Atrium (Cardiff), Newport City Centre and Caerleon.

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Our aim is to enable you to improve your academic performance and to help you develop ‘softer’ skills for your future employment. We offer a comprehensive range of resources, a programme of workshop sessions and individual tutorials to enable you to reach your full potential with your studies.
We provide:

  • General guidance on study and academic writing to help you develop your skills and give you the tools to work towards a higher grade.
  • Specialist Maths and Stats support.
  • Through workshop sessions and tutorials, help you identify specific areas to improve your academic performance.
  • A workshop programme on a range of skills: giving presentations, report writing, academic writing and referencing, reflective writing, critical and analytical skills.
  • Advice and study support for Welsh speakers.

For further information please see the Student Development and Study Skills Service channel.