Workshops and events

Journey to University Success for AUT Chinese Speaking Students

To equip you with the practical skills and confidence needed to successfully tackle your study at university, AUT Chinese Centre will organize a tailor-made 1 day Journey to University Success Programme for all Chinese speaking students.

Date:  Tuesday 17 July  2018
Topic: Journey to University Success (in Mandarin)
Time: 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Venue: WF710, City Campus

It covers:

  • Key academic expectations including AUT policies and regulations
  • Practical study methods and survival strategies for university success
  • Essential computer and library search skills including AUT online and  Arion
  • Key facilities and student services at university and in the community
  • The purposes of referencing

This programme will help you achieve better grades. To register, please email to

Academic Workshops

Formatting Assignment and Assignment Writing Process

Date:    Friday, 20 July 2018
Time:    10:00am - 12:00pm
Venue:  WB324

Essay and Report Writing

Date:    Wednesday, 18 July 2018
Time:    2:00pm - 4:00pm
Venue:  WF710

APA Referencing Skills
Date: Monday, 23 July 2018
Time: 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Venue: WF711

Study to Work and Residence

Date:     Thursday, 26 July 2018
Time:    12:00pm - 2:00pm
Venue:   WF711

Employment & Job Search in NZ

Date:    Monday, 30 July 2018
Time:   12:00pm - 2:00pm
Venue:  WG608

Please click here for PowerPoint of Employment and Job Search in NZ

CV, cover letter and Job Search Skills

To register, please email to

Free Tutorials on Study Skills

In addition to the above workshops, AUT Chinese Centre also organises peer tutorials, which helps new students to adapt to the study environment at AUT. Senior students are invited to share their first-year experience, study skills, and survival strategies.

To request a tutorial, please contact Karen Dai at, or call her on 921 9999 extn 6503 or 8397, or please click here to find out more information.

Past events

For information about our past activities, please see past events