What do Learning Advisors do?

Our Learning Advisors, formerly Academic Development Lecturers, 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
  • Referencing
  • Mathematics and statistics
  • Study skills
  • Critical thinking
  • Time management
  • Assistance with English

To build your confidence in your academic studies, and maximise your academic success, connect with our Learning advisors.

Book an appointment

You'll need to book an appointment to see one of our Learning Advisors. You can make appointment by email, calling us, at the Ask Me desks, or online. 

PHONE 0800 10 75 10
EMAIL learningadvisors@unitec.ac.nz
HOURS Monday - Friday

Book an appointment online - Learning Advisors *
Book an appointment online - Māori Learning Advisors *
Book an appointment online - Pacific Learning Advisors *
Book an appointment online - Numeracy Learning Advisors ~

* Academic & Study Skills
~ Maths & Science


Our workshops are designed to help you learn effective study skills, and are either delivered online or in person. To view the wide range of academic and study skills workshops or to be able to book a workshop select from the below:

View our academic workshops

Register for an academic workshop

Student drop-in

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

Book a drop-in session

Drop-in Hours

Mt Albert Monday to Friday, 12pm - 2pm
Building 180 (Te Puna), Level 2, near room 2060
Waitākere Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, 12pm - 2pm
Building 520 (Library), Level 3, Room 3011

Study Toolbox

The Study Toolbox, on our Library website, hosts a number of resources to help you with your academic study. Listed below are the areas covered in the Study Toolbox, visit the Study Toolbox page to find out more.

Topics covered:

  • Key Study Skills
  • Assignment Toolbox
  • Math & Statistics
  • Postgraduate Study
  • Referencing

Go to Study Toolbox

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