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Preparing for Academic Study: Web Resources

This guide supports Certificate III in English for Further Study, Certificate III Advanced English for Further Study, Certificate IV English for Academic Purposes and Preparing for Academic Study.

About Web Resources

Useful information can be found on the web but you need to be selective about what you read and use for study purposes. Web resources highlighted on this page relate to your area of study saving you time searching through irrelevant web resources. You will also find government and other peak body web resources listed here.

Evaluate the information carefully for its quality and credibility by using How to evaluate web resources followed by How to reference including web resources for referencing support.

Academic Writing

Cambridge Dictionary App and Online

Alternatively, search the Cambridge learner's dictionary online. Type a word into the search box, find its meaning and listen to how it sounds.