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Higher Education Academic Tutors (HEATs)

Higher Education Academic Advisors are experts in Higher Education Standards and requirements and how to navigate them successfully.  They are available on all campuses and welcome all HE students without any assessment of need.

They provide individual advice and guidance on all academic matters (not subject contents) to support the development of student’s academic skills and confidence to meet the challenges of Higher Education. The type of support commonly provided are; preparation and planning of assessments, development of  academic writing skills to required level, style and structure, referencing, revision, exam preparation and much, much more. Support is provided flexibly either through 1-1 meetings, email or telephone contact in a welcoming friendly manner.

Contact details are:

laura.brockington@ornwall.ac.uk or telephone 01579 372375

Joanna.barlow@duchy.ac.uk or telephone 01209 721302 / 01209 616259

Karen.warne@st-austell.ac.uk or telephone 01637 857950