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Indigenous Tutorial Assistance Scheme

If you are an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander student, you can access individual or group tuition to assist you with your studies.

Overview

The Indigenous Tutorial Assistance Scheme (ITAS) is available to all eligible undergraduate and postgraduate coursework students on a case-by-case basis. Tutoring is available throughout your degree.  

The amount of tutoring you can receive depends on the credit point value of your subject. For example, a six credit point subject is eligible for 28 hours of tutoring per semester, or approximately two hours each week.

You may also be eligible to apply for an extra five hours of exam preparation tutoring at the end of the semester.

To apply, you'll need to make sure you meet the eligibility requirements and submit an online application.

Tutoring can begin once the ITAS coordinator has approved your application.

You can find more information in the ITAS student guidelines (pdf, 301KB) or contact the Mana Yura Student Support Team at itas.support@sydney.edu.au

Drop-in writing tutor sessions

If you’re not signed up to ITAS or you’d like another opinion on you’re writing, you can access support through our drop-in writing service.

The tutors can help you to interpret essay questions, develop your ideas and reference correctly as well as providing advice on structure, argumentation and clear writing.  

The service is available from week 5 (9 to 13 April) through to STUVAC (11 to 15 June).

11am to 1pm, Tuesdays and Thursdays
Tutoring room 318, level 3, Old Teachers' College
Camperdown Campus

Drop in to say hello, or book an appointment online and choose the Mana Yura schedule.

Last updated: 20 November 2018

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