Academic skills development

Polishing up on your academic and research skills is a smart way to prepare for your studies, especially if you’ve been out of the uni environment for a while.

Mastering Academic and Research Skills (MARS)

This award-winning Moodle site has been designed by Monash Library especially for graduate students at Monash Business School.

With six online modules and a range of further resources, you’ll:

  • hone your group work and presentation skills
  • sharpen your reading, academic writing and note-taking skills
  • learn how to find better resources
  • develop effective exam preparation techniques.

Self enrol on the MARS moodle site

Q Manual

This is the go-to guide for information about university-level study for new students.

Download the Q Manual

Mindfulness, Mental Health and Wellbeing

Take your personal development further by getting involved in a program such as Mindfulness for Academic Success (MAS), Changing Minds, Study Skills Program or Lunch-time meditation sessions.

Mindfulness for Academic Success (MAS)

With 60-minute sessions over five weeks, you’ll learn to use mindfulness to reduce stress and anxiety, improve your focus, stop procrastinating, communicate more effectively and study more efficiently.

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