Student Learning Commons

The Student Learning Commons (SLC) offers expert and friendly help with academic writing, learning, and study strategies -- in an environment of collaboration, discussion, and peer learning.

You can find SLC services on all three campuses.

The SLC will be offering the following workshops every semester: 

  • Academic Grammar and Writing
  • Academic Writing Q & A
  • Academic Writing Refresher
  • Analyze This! From Summary to Critical Writing
  • Autonomous Writing Groups
  • Better Paragraphs: Strengthening Argument and Organization
  • Creating an Effective Study Schedule
  • Critical Reading and Thinking
  • "Crunch Time" Survival 101
  • Get the Most from your Lectures
  • Hot Tips for Revising
  • How to Argue Academically
  • How to Stay Focused on School in the Summer
  • How to Succeed on Exams
  • Improve your Concentration and Reading Effectiveness
  • Improve your Reading Effectiveness
  • Learning from your University Experience
  • Looking Back on Your First Year
  • Managing Procrastination
  • Practice-based Presentation Skills
  • Study Strategies that Work!
  • Successful Exam Writing
  • Time Management for Busy Students
  • Unclutter your Prose
  • Using Sources in your Paper?
  • Welcome to Writing @ University


Want to learn more?


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Type: Volunteer
Campus: Burnaby

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Start date: Every semester
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