STUDYING AT THE UNIVERSITY OF CAPE TOWN

orientation information for first-year students

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WHERE IS WHAT? Campus map, services, resources

HOW DO I PREPARE TO STUDY AT UNIVERSITY?

WHAT ARE TUTORIALS, LECTURES, PRACTICALS AND WORKGROUPS?

READING AT UNIVERSITY

HOW DO EXAMINATIONS WORK AT UNIVERSITY?

HOW DO I WRITE ACADEMIC ESSAYS?

STUDENT EXPERIENCES OF ORIENTATION WEEK: A few first-hand accounts