UNSW Smarthinking

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Smarthinking is an online writing support platform officially sanctioned by UNSW. It is available to UNSW students and can be used for up to 3 hours per term. Students can submit drafts of their writing to a Smarthinking tutor or connect to a Smarthinking tutor in a real-time session and receive comprehensive feedback on a variety of writing areas.

For all enquiries, please contact Smarthinking@unsw.edu.au.


 Official & Free | UNSW's only officially sanctioned online writing support platform and free for UNSW students. 

 Available 24/7| Access Smarthinking when you need it, whether it is late at night, on the weekends or during the holidays. 

 Any Writing Genre | Submit any type of writing, from literature reviews to reports, from essays to cover letters.

 Comprehensive & Fast Feedback | Have your writing reviewed by a Smarthinking tutor and receive personalised feedback within 24 hours. 

 Real-Time Support | Connect with a Smarthinking tutor to work on your writing in a live session. 

 Next Steps| Receive guidance and a summary of the next steps to take to achieve academic success in your writing. 


To access Smarthinking's dedicated Moodle page and information on how to use Smarthinking with your assessments, please click the Moodle link below and enrol using the Self-Enrolment key.

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Student Self-Enrolment Key: SmarthinkingAccess