Academic Language and Learning Success Program (ALLSP)

Welcome to the Academic Language and Learning Success Program (ALLSP), our team is here to support your academic development at Charles Darwin University (CDU). We support all higher education CDU students: internal, external, international, domestic, undergraduate and postgraduate students.

Make use of our free services to gain the skills you need to:

  • understand your assignments
  • know what standard of work is required
  • know how to get the grades you want
  • express yourself better in writing
  • produce academically appropriate work (essays, reports, journal articles, research papers).

Find out more about the services we offer.

Online resources

The Study Skills website provides a comprehensive range of study skills information to enable students to gain an appreciation of the academic skills required at university. The website includes short (5-minute) study skills videos and interactive activities developed by ALLSP with the assistance of the multimedia team in the Office of Learning and Teaching. Study skills videos and interactive activities are continually being developed and added to the website for student use.


We offer generic study skills workshops to improve your academic skills. These workshops are offered on-campus and online  Find out more.  These workshops are free for CDU higher education students and there is no need to register. For the online workshops, click on the Blackboard Collaborate link on the workshop page, follow the instructions and join the class.

Recorded archived workshops are available online for you to view anytime.

Office hours

Semester 2, 2016

Mon to Fri: 9am - 5pm (ACST)

Closed on public/CDU holidays.

Casuarina campus

T: 08 8946 7459
T: 1800 157 900 (freecall)

Sydney campus

T: 02 8047 4123
Level 10, 815 George Street

Contact us

Casuarina campus

  • (08) 8946 7459
    Mon-Fri: 9am-5pm

Sydney campus

  • T: (02) 8047 4123
    Mon-Fri: 9am-5pm