Due to the current COVID-19 situation, all SMP First-year Learning Centre tutoring has changed to a combination of in-person and online sessions for Semester 2, 2020

Need help with a tricky tutorial problem or exam prep?

Our mathematics and physics learning centres are valuable resources for first-year students.

You can ask our friendly tutors about parts of a course you don't understand, about tutorial problems, or for help with reviewing work before an exam.

Tutorials are voluntary and informal, and you can attend them in addition to your regular tutorials.

Mathematics First-Year Learning Centre​

In person tutorial sessions:

Location: Priestley Building (67), Room 443.

Starts in week 2 and continues to exam week 1, stopping only at mid-semester break.

Opening hours: Monday to Friday between 2.00 and 4.00pm. 

Student capacity for this room in 20. Only one tutor will be present physically.

Online tutorial sessions (see above for days and times):

At the days/times listed above, one tutor will sit on a piazza forum, with students able to Zoom in from there.

Head to the Maths First Year Learning Centre Piazza Page to sign up to Piazza and access the interactive Zoom sessions. 

Physics First-Year Learning Centre​

The Physics First-Year Learning Centre comprises of 2 online and 3 in-person tutorial sessions per week.

In person tutorial sessions:

Location: Parnell Building (07), Room 208 (Physics Student Tea Room).

Starts in week 2 and continues into study week.

Opening hours: Monday, Tuesday and Friday at any time between 12.30 and 1.30pm. 

Online tutorial sessions:

On Wednesday and Thursday, the Physics Learning Centre willl be handling questions over Zoom.

Head to the Physics Learning Centre Piazza Page   to ask a question or request a Zoom meeting.

Questions can be posted at any time on the PLC Piazza Page (can be anonymous.