Academic Support Service

Academic language support services

Lyons College offers academic language support services to both domestic and international students.Students can access all academic support services by contacting the Learning Support Advisor, the Language Skills Advisor or the International Student Advisor.Students will be given advice and assistance on:

  • Essay-writing skills
  • Note-taking
  • Editing and proof-reading
  • English for Academic Purposes

Additionally, the College offers academic language support services exclusively for international students to address any academic issues that may arise amongst student for whom English is not a first language. Support services include:

  • Conversational English programs
  • Mentor support programs
  • English language support classes and workshops
  • Academic English classes
  • Assistance with essays and reports

Academic learning services

Lyons College offers additional academic support services designed to assist domestic and international students achieve their maximum academic potential. These services aim to strengthen student skills and include:

  • Advice on time-management
  • Study techniques and advice
  • Test and exam techniques
  • Advice and assistance on preventing stress and anxiety
  • Advice on academic integrity and plagiarism
  • Advice on delivering presentations