CARS (Communication and Research Skills) is an online unit which assists UWA students to develop basic communication and research skills in an academic context.
When you work through the CARS unit you will find modules on:
You can access the unit at anytime. Students and visitors who are not enrolled in CARS can still work through the modules above.
You must complete CARS in your first period of enrolment and obtain a minimum of 80% in the final quiz to pass the unit. To check the completion dates, go to Due dates for CARS.
askUWA has an in-depth list of FAQs about CARS. You can also “Ask a Question” if you need more help.
StudySmarter offers a range of workshops, drop-in sessions and online resources to help get more out of your study.
Information Services provides guides that can help with your research and study skills.
CARS is published under a Creative Commons Licence (Attribution, Non-Commercial, Share Alike).