The Learning Zone


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Achieve your Potential - Find out how to improve your study skills in the Learning Zone

Visit the UHI induction info to find a range of online resources to support you to become an effective learner.


Support from Study Skills Tutors is available on key aspects such as:

Essential Study Skills

  • Organising workload.
  • Planning.
  • Note-taking.
  • Reading techniques.
  • Revising for exams.
  • Memory techniques.
  • Mind mapping.
  • Essay and report writing.
  • Referencing.
  • Presentation skills.
  • Learning styles.

Core Skills - Support is available to assist students with core skills modules such as:

  • Communications
  • Numeracy

Additional Support - Students with an additional support need can access the following:

  • Dyslexia screening
  • One-to-one support
  • DSA funded Study Skills

Learning Mentors

  • Learning Mentors provide in-class support in all curriculum areas as agreed with lecturers.

How to book an appointment

To arrange an appointment contact the team at, indicating preferred days and times for an appointment.

Prepare to Study Workshops content

Prepare to Study Workshops

Prepare to Study Workshops

The Learning Zone at Perth College UHI is offering FREE Prepare to Study Workshops for Session 2022–2023. These online workshops will prepare you well and help you make the most of your chosen course. This course will help you to feel positive about studying, learn study techniques and gain confidence with numbers.

Our courses:

Learning and Studying - Tuesday 27 Sept - 10am

What Counts? (Number Skills) - Tuesday 27 Sept - 1pm

Getting Organised - Wednesday 28 Sept - 10am

Managing your Time - Wednesday 28 Sept - 1pm

Reading and Notetaking - Thursday 29 Sept - 10am

Academic Writing - Thursday 29 Sept - 1pm








To book your place on workshops please email: stating the following information 

  • Your full name
  • Course of study 2022-23
  • The title of the workshop(s) you would like to book.