100-Level to 500-Level Courses

Help Centres provide support for all levels of coursework in any subject. We offer one-on-one tutoring, tips and tools, as well as dedicated instructional assistants to help you with your assignments.

Support for students taking 100-level to 500-level courses

English Help Centre 

Ewing Building 202 Lansdowne and Writing Centre Lansdowne or Interurban Library

Academic and writing support for all 100-level to 500-level courses: English, Business, Nursing, Sociology and more

  • Advice and tutoring at any stage in the writing process
  • Help with assignments for any class
  • Brainstorming ideas for assignments
  • Organizing and developing ideas for assignments
  • Learning how to use evidence effectively 
  • Using citation styles such as APA and MLA
  • Understanding grammar and punctuation rules

The English Help Centre also offers:

  • Quiet study space
  • Computer and printer
  • Computer and document-formatting assistance
  • Resource and lending library

Tutors: 

Paul Cox  coxp@camosun.ca Interurban Library

Janet Pollock pollockj@camosun.ca Lansdowne Library

Dirk MacKenzie mackenzied@camosun.ca Lansdowne Library

Daymon MacMillan macmilland@camosun.ca Lansdowne English Help Centre, Ewing 202

Prepare for your appointment

  • If this is your first time booking an appointment you will need to register for an account. Watch this video for help.
  • Face-to-face appointments now widely available
  • Within the online booking system, upload a copy of your assignment and your instructor's guidelines.
  • Choose the topic on which you want to focus.
  • Allow time after your appointment to revise your essay.

Cancellation policy and no-shows

  • Cancel at least 30 minutes before your appointment using the same online booking system or email the writing consultant.
  • You can request up to two appointments per week