Learning Centre (Te Puna Ako)

Our Academic Advisors are here to provide free support and advice to help you succeed in your studies and are available across both campuses.

Our services

We provide help in a number of ways including workshops, one-to-one and group consultations covering a wide range of academic support including:

  • Academic reading and writing
  • Mathematics and statistics
  • Assistance with English 
  • Study skills

Workshops

Our workshops are designed to help you learn effective study skills. This includes a number of specialised postgraduate workshops (marked PG). Click here to view current workshops and book online using your Student ID Number.

Student drop-in

Drop-in services are available for quick questions that you might have around preparing for study. Hours are varied between Mt Albert and Waitakere so please check the timetable below for drop-in details.

Consultations

Whether it is one-on-one for an individual assignment or group work, you can book a consultation with our Academic Advisors for more support. These sessions can also be booked outside of normal hours by mutual arrangement. You can book an appointment in person or by phone, please see contact table below. 

Contact us

Mt Albert Campus

WhereBuilding 180 (Te Puna), Level 2 (campus map)
HoursMonday to Friday, 8.30am - 4.30pm (evenings by arrangement)
Drop-In HoursMonday to Friday, 11.30am - 1pm
Phone0800 10 75 10 

Waitākere Campus

WhereBuilding 520 - Room 3011 (campus map)
HoursMonday to Friday, 8.30am - 4.30pm 
Drop-In HoursMonday, Wednesday, and Friday, 9.30am - 12pm
Phone0800 10 75 10 

Other Resources

Moodle

Moodle is the online learning platform used to house all your course content, including lecture slides, notes and assignment information. There are also online resources from Learning Centre (Te Puna Ako) within Moodle.

Study Toolbox

Study Toolbox is a portal within the Library website which has information for you from referencing, writing assignments right through to postgraduate study advice so regardless of which programme or level you're at, there's something there for everyone. 

Assistance with English language

If English is not your first language, specialist support staff are here to help, please refer to the contact information above to get support.

If you are studying certificate or diploma programmes in English as an additional language at Level 4 or below, your best resource is the Language Learning Centre in the Mt Albert campus Library.