Peer Assisted Study Sessions (PASS)

Semester 2, 2018 PASS session times coming soon!

SOSC106

PLSC104

ECOL103

LWST114

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All sessions held in L113 or L112, Level 1 of Ivey Hall, unless otherwise stated.

If you have a question or want further information click on AskLive.

Features

  • Students work together to reinforce key concepts and develop effective study strategies;
  • Trained Peer Leaders facilitate pair, group and whole class activities;
  • Peer Leaders do not re-teach lesson material;
  • PASS Coordinators monitor and support the Peer Leaders in their role.

Whether you are a top performer or could use some improvement, you will benefit from the skills and understanding gained from attending PASS.

PASS aims to:

  • Give students an opportunity to work collaboratively on study material;
  • Provide a relaxed environment where students can make friends with others on the same course;
  • Assist students to develop independent learning skills;
  • Motivate students to study and keep up to date with course content.

Enrolling

Sessions for your course are advertised during the first week of lectures and on your course web page.

  • Look for ‘PASS Session Times’ on your course web page;
  • Note the time for the session which best fits with your timetable;
  • Places are limited to 16 students per session;
  • Arrive early to secure your seat in the session (there is no sign-up this semester).

Contact

Contact us on PASS@lincoln.ac.nz for more information.

Peer Assisted Learning at other universities:

Follow these links to see how PASS/ Supplemental Instruction is used at other universities.

University of Wollongong
University of the West of England
University of Tasmania