The Learning Hub

Students working in the library

The Learning Hub is the place for every student, at every level, on every campus to develop and extend your academic skills. We offer support to transition, undergraduate, coursework post-graduate and research higher degrees students, on every campus and online.

We offer individual and small-group advice from Peer Learning Advisors, Student Learning Lecturers, Academic English Advisers and Librarians. We also teach academic skills and English language workshops. Click here for more information about our services.

Find your local Learning Hub and its opening times

How to get help from The Learning Hub

The Learning Hub Online

Check out The Learning Hub Online, a single place in the LMS to find eLearning tools across La Trobe University. You can access self-paced learning activities when it suits you and from wherever you are. The Learning Hub Online brings together resources like Achieve@Uni, Studiosity and LinkedInLearning videos, along with specially designed resources.

Log in to the Learning Hub Online LMS

The Learning Hub helps you develop these skills for successful study

Academic Writing

  • planning, drafting and editing your assignments
  • using your research in your writing
  • quoting, paraphrasing, referencing.

Study skills

  • time management
  • note-taking
  • presentation skills
  • exam preparation.

Academic English

  • developing your English vocabulary and grammar
  • developing your speaking and writing in English
  • improve your comprehension
  • improving your comprehension.

Digital Literacy

  • using online learning systems
  • advanced database searching
  • software to study: including Excel, Word, NVivo, Endnote, Mendeley, SPSS.

Library Research

  • finding relevant resources for research assessments
  • referencing.

Science Skills (through the Science Hub)

Access the Science Hub LMS

  • Biology
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Health Sciences

Maths Skills (through the Maths Hub)

Access the Maths Hub LMS

  • basic maths - Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Education, Engineering, Nursing, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Biomedicine
  • subject-based maths help (see timetable on the Maths Hub LMS) 
    • MATHS* NLA, DM, ICA, VCA, ANA
    • STATS* STA1DCT, BIO2POS, PSY1HPM, PSY2PRM
    • ECONOMICS* ECO1IQN, ECO2IQA
    • BUSINESS* BUS1BAN, BUS1AFB
  • advanced maths
  • statistics