Essay writing, critical thinking and reading comprehension will be important skills needed to complete your degree at UOW. Our resources can help you improve your English language skills, including your:
Find self-help books on learning English or practicing for IELTS by searching "IELTS" in our Catalogue or browsing the shelves at the Library.
|IELTS||English - grammar||Reading comprehension|
|English CD||English - pronunciation||Critical thinking|
|English DVD||English - spelling||Academic writing|
|English - vocabulary||English - writing||Essay writing|
Newspapers are a great way to improve your language skills and understanding of current events.
Online copies of newspapers are available from our Newspapers guide.
The Learning Co-Op provides support for academic skills both in person and online.
They can help with:
English language consultations include feedback on your language expression in assessments and help developing strategies for reading comprehension of your course materials.
Pronunciation seminars provide you with strategies for improving clarity in your speech.
Writing in an academic style seminars introduce you to academic writing and strategies to make your writing more formal, concise and appropriate for university assignments.
Use this glossary to help expand your vocabulary with academic terms and phrases.
Each definition has been researched and written to best explain these UOW Library terms.