About the Academic Learning Centre (ALC)!
The Academic Learning Centre (ALC) at MTU is a dedicated resource that supports students in their academic journey, encouraging them to become independant, engaged and successful learners. Services within the ALC encompass study skills, coaching, academic writing and subject supports.
Through workshops, individual consultations and online resources the ALC fosters the development of essential study skills while also focusing on subject-specific knowldege. Students can refine their time management abilities, enhance note-taking techniques and improve critical thinking. These skills, together with academic subject support, empower students to engage more deeply with their coursework and maximise their academic potential.
Mathematics support within the ALC equips students with the quantitative skills which are increasingly necessary in the workplace. Maths and stats tutors assist in areas such as mathematical reasoning, problem-solving as well as understanding specific mathematical requirements within the disciplines.
At the ALC you can
- get support with a range of subjects; Maths and Statistics, Mechanics, Computing, Accounting, Economics, Physics, Chemistry,
- improve your academic skills; such as Writing skills, Presentation Skills,
- get coaching to help manage your studies and achieve your goals; Academic Coaching.
When you visit the ALC you decide what is covered and how as part of a welcoming community. Free of charge and open to all students, the ALC gives you the opportunity to work 1 to 1 with a lecturer, an advisor or a coach. We will work with you towards achieving what you want to achieve academically. We also offer workshops and resources to help you conquer challenges, master study skills and unlock your potential.
Come along to D259 (Bishopstown, Main Building) or visit our website and thrive with the ALC!