Face-to-face appointments

Due to the evolving COVID-19 situation, all face-to-face appointments will transition to phone and Skype appointments until further advice is given.

Want to talk to a LAS Adviser? Book an appointment as normal. 

To book an appointment with an adviser, visit the My Appointment Bookings page. 

Get assignment feedback over email

Need help with assignments and assessments or studying online?

Send us your assignment and the assignment task to get feedback within 24 hours  Monday to Friday, 9 -5.

Hawthorn students, email us at lashawthorn@swinburne.edu.au

Wantirna or Croydon students, email us at laswantirna@swinburne.edu.au

Get advice over email

The LAS team can help you with assignment questions and study skills over email. 

Send your questions to lashawthorn@swinburne.edu.au for a reply within three working days.

Drop in for advice

Keen to meet with an adviser for one-on-one study guidance and assignment support? Drop in for a chat at Hawthorn or Wantirna library.

Drop-in advice includes:

  • writing essays, reports and other assignments and assessment tasks 
  • researching and referencing 
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  • Sometimes, a few quick tips will be all you need. Other times we can sit down with you for twenty minutes and provide more detailed advice. 

Where to get advice

The LAS Drop-in Hub, Level 3 of the library, Hawthorn campus

Opening hours for Semester 1 2020:

  • Monday to Thursday 10.30am–7.30pm, 
  • Friday 10.30am–4.30pm,  
  • Saturday and Sunday 2.00pm–6.00pm (from week 3–12)

Opening hours for the two weeks after each semester:

  • Monday to Friday 10.30am–4.30pm

Note: No bookings required for a 20–30-minute consultation.

Drop in to Wantirna library

Opening hours March – May and August – October 2020:

  • Monday and Tuesday 11:30am–1:30pm

Learning and Academic Skills (LAS) Centre locations

Hawthorn campus

Reception, the George (GS) building, Level 1 (ground floor)
lashawthorn@swinburne.edu.au
+61 3 9214 5583

Croydon campus

Room CB221
lascroydon@swinburne.edu.au
+61 3 9726 1503

Wantirna campus

Room WD257
laswantirna@swinburne.edu.au
+61 3 9210 1996 

Contact a LAS Adviser directly

Learning and Academic Skills (LAS) Advisers can give you advice related to your area of study.

  • Dr Maree Keating: LAS Adviser (undergraduate and masters-by-coursework students)
    mkeating@swinburne.edu.au
    +61 3 9214 4911
Hawthorn campus
Croydon campus
Wantirna campus
  • Dr Stephen Price:  LAS Adviser, learning, academic, language, basic computer and digital literacy skills (undergraduate and masters-by-coursework students)
    swprice@swinburne.edu.au
    +61 3 9214 8137

Want to improve your academic and study skills?

Talk to one of our on-campus Learning and Academic Skills Advisers.

Book appointment