Studying over the summer? The Learning Hub can help!

Whether you’re making up for a dropped or failed subject, or looking to fast-track your degree, help is available throughout the summer semester! Check out the Learning Hub’s great range of year-round support services.

I need help with academic skills, assessments and academic English  

Book an appointment with an Academic Skills and Language Advisor:

  • One-to-one help from one of our friendly and knowledgeable Learning Hub Staff
  • 40-minute appointments available via Zoom, Monday to Friday at selected times between 9am and 5pm
  • Bookings essential
  • More information

I have a question about research, referencing and searching for resources

Chat with a Librarian online:

  • Specialised advice from Library staff via Online Chat
  • Available Monday to Friday 8.30am to 7pm, Saturday & Sunday 1pm to 5pm
  • No bookings required – access via the Library website

I want to practise speaking in English

Join the English Conversation Club:

  • One hour of guided English conversation practice in a fun and supportive environment
  • Meet every Wednesday at 12pm Melbourne time via Zoom
  • Make friends with other La Trobe students while studying at home
  • View the weekly questions and join via the LMS

I want written feedback on my assessment draft

Submit your draft to Studiosity’s Writing Feedback Service:

  • Upload written assignments to receive constructive feedback on language, grammar, spelling and structure (but not content) within 24 hours
  • Access via the LMS
  • Free for all La Trobe students – up to 10 interactions in 2020 (including writing feedback and chat)

I have a basic study question

Access the Studiosity Connect Live service:

  • Get help from subject specialists via 24/7 online chat
  • Access via the LMS
  • Free for all La Trobe students – up to 10 interactions in 2020 (including writing feedback and chat)

I’d like to brush-up on my study skills

View online resources: