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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 students on DMU recognised distance learning programmes

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


What can an e-tutorial do?


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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

  • This is for level 4 students. Completing the 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. You will need to use your e-induction login.