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March 13, 2018
» Easter vacation study support 2018

From Good Friday, 30th March to Friday, 6th April, study skills support will be unavailable at all campuses.

From 26th March to 13th April academic skills tutors are available on the following dates and times.

There will be no 'Book on the Day’ appointments during this period.

Study Skills @ Treforest campus will be available from Monday, 26th to Thursday, 29th March and Monday, 9th April to Friday, 13th April from 9.30am to 4.30pm.

Study Skills @ Glyntaff campus (Elaine Morgan Building) will be available from Tuesday, 27th Wednesday 28th and Thursday 29th March from 9.30am to 4.30pm and Tuesday 10th, Wednesday, 11th and Thursday, 12th April from 9.30am to 4.30 pm.

Study Skills @ Atrium will be available on Thursday 29th March and Thursday, 12th April from 9.30am to 4.30pm.

Study Skills @ Newport campus will be available on Tuesday, 27th March, Thursday, 29th March, Tuesday, 10th April and Thursday, 12th April.

The usual opening times and availability will recommence Monday, 16th April at each campus.

Contact studyskills@southwales.ac.uk or 01443 48 2990 with any queries, otherwise you can book tutorials from our website, using the tab Appointments.

Amserau Agor dros Y Pasg 2018

Dyddiad y Digwyddiad Mawrth 26, 2018 – Ebrill 16, 2018

Lleoliad – Sgiliau Astudio @ Campysau PDC
Rhwng Dydd Gwener y Groglith, Mawrth 30 a Dydd Gwener, Ebrill 6, na fydd cefnogaeth sgiliau astudio ar gael ar unrhyw gampws.

Na fydd apwyntiadau ‘Bwcio ar y dydd’ ar gael yn ystod y cyfnod hwn.

Rhwng Mawrth 26 ac Ebrill 13, bydd tiwtoriaid sgiliau astudio ar gael ar y dyddiadau ac amserau canlynol:
Bydd Sgiliau Astudio, campws Trefforest ar gael rhwng dydd Llun, 26 a dydd Iau, 29, Mawrth a dydd Llun, Ebrill, 9 a dydd Gwener, 13, rhwng 9.30am a 4.30pm.
Bydd Sgiliau Astudio, campws Glyntaf (Adeilad Elaine Morgan) ar gael ddydd Mawrth, 27, dydd Mercher, 28, a dydd Iau, 29 Mawrth, 9.30am i 4.30pm, a dydd Mawrth, 10, dydd Mercher, 11 a dydd Iau, 12 Ebrill, rhwng 9.30am a 4.30 pm.
Bydd Sgiliau Astudio, Atriwm ar gael ddydd Iau, 29 Mawrth a dydd Iau, 12 Ebrill, 9.30am i 4.30pm.
Bydd Sgiliau Astudio, campws Dinas Casnewydd ar gael ddydd Mawrth, 27 Mawrth, dydd Iau, 29 Mawrth, dydd Iau 10 Ebrill a dydd Iau, 12 Ebrilll.

Bydd yr amserau arferol ar gyfer agor a gwasanaethau yn ail-ddechrau ar ddydd Llun, 16 Ebrill ar bob campws.

Cysylltwch â studyskills@southwales.ac.uk neu ffonio 01443 48 2990 ar gyfer unrhyw ymholiad. Hefyd, mae modd bwcio tiwtorial drwy’n gwefan a chlicio ar ‘Apwyntiadau’.

December 5, 2017
» Dyddiadau cau dros y Nadolig/Christmas Closure dates

Mae dim ond un wythnos tan diwedd y tymor! Byddwch yn sicr fod digon o adnoddau sgiliau astudio gyda chi.

Ni fydd tim sgiliau astudio ar gael o Dydd Llun 18 Rhagfyr tan Dydd Llun 8 Ionawr 2018.

Felly, mae’r tim sgiliau astudio yn annog pob myfyriwr i baratoi ar gyfer gweithio ar aseiniadau dros yr egwyl.

Ewch i wefan Sgiliau Astudio er mwyn gweld ystod eang o adnoddau ar-lein.

Mae 'gofyn i diwtor’ ar gael tan 15 Rhagfyr 2017

Christmas break is only a week away! Ensure you have all your study skill resources ready.

The study skills team will be unavailable from Monday 18th December 2017 to Monday 8th January 2018.

Therefore the study skills team is encouraging all students to prepare for any assignments they have to do during the Christmas break.

Visit the Study skills website for a range of online resources;

Ask a Tutor is also available until Friday 15th December 2017

April 6, 2017
» EDiC Summer Opening Details 2013

During the vacation period of 10th June to 13th September, the Drop-In Centres will be operating on a Summer timetable as follows:

Locations and opening times:
The Treforest Centre will be open in Student Services (C-Block) on Wednesdays only from 9.30am – 4.30pm.
The Glyntaff Centre will be open daily (Monday to Friday) in the Elaine Morgan building from 9.30am – 4.30pm.
The Cardiff ATRiUM Centre will be open in CA8 on most Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9.30am – 4.30pm. In addition, we will be offering an early evening service on most Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 4.30pm – 6.30pm.

Service information:
The team will be offering the usual support of drop-in sessions and bookable tutorials. Please note that each centre is available to students regardless of which faculty you are studying with.
Team members will also be available to support students through email and telephone during this time, offering advice and information particularly for re-submissions and re-sits.
However, you should contact your Faculty Advice Shop for specific information about submission of work, exams, or mitigating circumstances.

Contact details:
Email: e-mail
Phone: 01443 48 2990 (Voicemail available to leave messages – please state name, telephone number, enrolment number, dates and times you are free).
Please also remember you can access useful information and resources on our Guides Directory web page and the display stands at each centre.

» Need study help for summer resubmissions and resits?

When you receive your results, if you have not passed all modules, you may want some advice and support to help with your assignment re-submissions or resit exams.

The “Learning Support team” ( EDIC and Study Advice Newport) can provide support with a tutor to help with your assignments or revision and exam technique.

  • Our study skills tutors can look at your assignment and give you support to improve your academic performance.
  • Our maths tutorials are offered either to individuals or to small groups working on the same topic.
  • All our sessions are provided in a friendly and relaxed environment.

We also suggest how you can work to practice and improve your skills after the tutorial. Plus, there is a range of self help guides and information on-line on our Self Help page within each of our subject areas: Study Skills, Maths & Stats, Welsh and IT.

We can give advice over the phone, or arrange for you to see one of our tutors. Our tutors are available throughout the summer to help you to improve your work, prepare well for these repeat exams and learn how to answer questions under exam conditions.

During the summer vacation period we are open, but with reduced working hours. Full details are available on our Opening Times and Locations page.

» Maths and Statistics Support for Summer Exam Resits

If you are re-sitting a maths or statistics exam this summer then help is available at the Education Drop-in Centre.

Our Maths and Statistics specialist will be available in our Treforest centre on the following dates during the Summer period. Appointments can be made up to 2 weeks in advance using our online booking system.

June: Wednesday 11th & Wednesday 18th
July: Wednesday 2nd & Wednesday 9th
August: Wednesday 6th & Wednesday 13th

You can also find all our recommended learning resources using our Maths Topic Locator and Stats Topic Locator.

» Xmas closure dates

Get ready for the Xmas break ! Ensure you have all your study skill resources ready.

The study skills team will be unavailable from Monday 19th December 2016 to Monday 9th January 2017

Therefore the study skills team are encouraging all our students to prepare for any assignments they have to do during the Christmas vacation period.

Visit the Study skills website for a range of online resources; alternatively book an appointment or drop-in to see the team before the end of term.

Ask a Tutor is also available until Friday 16th December.

» Easter vacation study support

There will be a reduced service providing study skills support during the Easter vacation.

Tutorial appointments will be available at most of the campuses from Monday 10th April to Thursday 13th April 2017 and then Monday 24th April to Friday 28th April 2017.

Details can be found via the online booking system as usual

There will be no drop-in sessions during the vacation period.

Study skills centres will be closed from Good Friday 14th April to Friday 21st April.

Study skills support will be back to full time hours from Tuesday 2nd May 2017

Remember there are lots of resources on the Study Skills website.