Find some useful tips about exams and take-homes prepared by the team!
The team is here to help when it comes to cooking for SWOTVAC and study season!
Cassie is a third-year Commerce student, majoring in Economics and Finance. She is addicted to podcasts and long distance running. It’s almost swotvac. It’s the time of year when you realise you didn’t understand 75% of the content this semester, you stopped doing your tutorial work in week 3, and you never actually went back […]
Marilyn is a second-year Bachelor of Arts student majoring in Psychology, and hopes to become a Clinical Psychologist in the future. In her free time, she enjoys rowing and singing with the University choir. Majoring in Psychology Since Psychology is an extremely popular major in this university, here’s a lowdown on the major sequence in […]
Ah, exams: The final hurdle to jump over before the summer break. The huge, sad hurdle, that really gets in the way of watching Netflix… Because exams often make up a large part of your grade, it’s totally natural to feel nervous. Here are some things to do before, during and after the exam to […]
Stuck with a long commute to uni? Rosemary is here to help you make your commute work in your favour!
Tessa is a third year Biomedicine student. Her favourite hobbies are yoga and walking her dog, but she also tolerates jogging or stroking her cat. SWOTVAC is upon us. We all start the week with grand plans, but within days (or hours), motivation fades, Game of Thrones beckons, and before you know it Sunday is […]
Writer Nicole’s top ten reasons she loves the Lenton Parr library, and some handy hints for making the most of it!
Staff writer Brenda writes from experience to give you a comprehensive and easy-to-understand guide to applying for exchange.
Nicole is one of the staff writers for Unimelb Adventures. She is in second year, doing a Bachelor of Music, specialising in Performance and majoring in Piano. She loves keeping herself fit by swimming and going out on adventure walks! During Week 3, I had my third Student Connect appointment with the same adviser. I […]
Sonia is currently a second year Arts student with a double major of Media and Communications and Psychology. She loves the outdoors and has a passion for photography. Five weeks in and feeling out of academic shape? Whether you’re a first year or a third year, it happens to all of us. Luckily, Academic Skills […]
Ruby is a third year student studying a BSc (Biotech) and a Dip Lang (Japanese). Her hobbies include overloading curling up with a good book, listening to and creating movie scores, and hunting down free food on campus. So you start university, and you get really excited about it. Your first day goes by, and […]
If you’ve started uni this year, lectures might seem like a confusing way to learn. How do I know what to write down? Should I print out the slides? How exactly am I supposed to stay awake? Not to worry – we’ve got you covered. Decide early on if you’re going to handwrite or type […]
Caitlin is a third year BA student, majoring in Creative Writing and English. She enjoys drinking tea from bowls and writing down snippets of strangers’ conversations in her little black notebook. Hello! I’m Caitlin, and I’m a 2016 PASS Leader for Creative Writing: Ideas and Practice. If you keep your eyes peeled and your Facebook […]
Ashleigh Hastings studies media and politics at Melbourne Uni. Her hobbies include singing in inappropriate places, dying her hair inappropriate colours and struggling to sum herself up in two sentences. The basics Reason is a level 1 Arts subject taught in semester 1. Reason is also an Arts foundation subject, meaning it’s designed to help […]