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HeadsUp: Giving you a head start at Uni

HeadsUp is a series of quick and interactive online training modules that are packed with resources and cover everything you need to get started at UTS. Each module takes around 10 - 15 minutes to complete with a few quiz questions to help you remember the most important bits. 

  • Library Orientation: Find your readings and learn your way around the library.

  • Starting Your Assignment:  What is your assignment question asking you to do? Not sure how to get started? This is the module for you!

  • Finding Books & Articles: Research your assignments with tips and tricks to save you time.

  • Evaluating Information: Only use the best! Advice on separating out the expert information from the dodgy.

  • Referencing: Learn how to reference books, journal articles and websites in UTS Harvard.

  • Academic Writing: Guidance on writing your first essay.

  • Presentations: Resources and support for giving great presentations.

  • Study Skills: Covers active listening, group work, reading critically, note taking and project management.

  • Coping Skills: Resources on time management, budgeting, managing stress and connecting with people.

Academic Staff: SCORM packages are available for each module. These packages allow you to embed HeadsUp modules into UTS Online or Canvas. Speak to your Librarian to set this up.