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Smarthinking Support: Getting Started

About Smarthinking - Free After Hours Study Help

  • Get constructive writing feedback on academic writing, including structure, grammar, referencing, punctuation and spelling in less than 24 hours unless otherwise advised,
    and/or
  • ​Access drop-in tutoring after hours for personalised chat help with one of the Smarthinking tutors to receive foundational assistance in the subjects of reading and writing, maths and statistics, business and more.

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Service Hours and Limits

Service hours

  • Monday to Thursday 3.00 pm to midnight
  • Friday, Saturday and Sunday 24 hours

How much help can I get from Smarthinking?

  • You can access up to 2 hours of help per term, this includes Writing Centre and Drop-in Tutoring sessions.

Term dates 2020

TERM 3 20 July to 11 October
TERM 4 12 October to 31 December

Reached your limit? Don't forget you have access to other support services.

How to Access Smarthinking

Log in to Smarthinking using your TAFE NSW username and password.

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For login instructions via the TAFE NSW Portal, Moodle, Studespace or TAFE Digital Online Learning Support (OLS) go to  Login Support and FAQ.

Smarthinking Tutoring Overview

Guide Editors

Guide editors: Catherine Guy and Odette Karas