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Centre for Learning and Study Support (CLaSS): E tutorials for distance learners

Enhancing academic practice, writing development and study skills

E-Tutorials for Distance Learners

E tutorials

Study advice by email for distance learners at

We offer practical personalised advice on a range of academic skills, including:

  • academic writing style
  • structuring an essay, report or dissertation
  • writing a literature review
  • referencing and plagiarism
  • time management


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How do I go about sending my work, and what details do I need to give?


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Don't forget . . .

Don't forget to check out our range of online resources and guides, including our:

HEAT toolkit

  • The HEAT toolkit helps with all aspects of assignments from reading, to understanding the question, to planning, writing and proofreding.

Writing Quiz

  • This writing quiz is designed to help you identify your strengths and areas for improvement when it comes to writing

E-Self Assessment Exercise

  • Completing this self-assessment exercise will help identify which aspects about university you are confident with and will signpost you to support available for those you want to develop.