The Teaching and Learning Centre (TLC) promotes excellence in teaching; supports the learning needs of UniSIM's adult students, and strengthens ties with associates to foster an academic community.

Recent Blog Posts

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Effective Strategies for Reducing Learner Dropout from Online and Blended Courses


by Dr Abdel Halim Sykes

The nature of online and blended courses requires learners to be not only committed, self-motivated and goal-driven, but also to have the skills, the willingness and the right environment for independent study. However, many learners lack these prerequisites for learning success and, as result, dropout from their courses. The task for educational institutions is to understand the reasons for learner dropout, identify what intervention and specific action is required, and adopt effective strategies for reducing dropout.

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Preparation for Examinations


by Dr. Henry Khiat

Supervised written examination is an important component in the assessment of most courses in UniSIM. While ample and consistent study is essential for you to well in the examination, it is also important that you are organised and know what to do during the examination proper itself. Below are some helpful suggestions and advice for you to consider when tackling a supervised examination.

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