Skip to main content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.
Welcome to the Tertiary Access Course (TAC) guide
Starting university study is like going on a journey to a place you have never been before. This guide can help you develop the skills you need to succeed in:
- using One Search
- evaluating sources
- critical reading and note-taking
- academic writing
Click on the tabs in the top toolbar to navigate through this guide.
If you can't find the information you are looking for or you would like some one-on-one help, feel free to contact us by phone, email, online chat or in person at the Infohelp desk.
Take the Info Skills Road Trip
Click on the image to start your JCU learning experience with an easy-to-use online, interactive learning resource that maps out researchingreferencing and other assignment writing skills.
We acknowledge the Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the first inhabitants of the nation and acknowledge Traditional Owners of the lands where our staff and students, live, learn and work.