Studying at home

We’ve compiled a range of resources to help you while you’re studying at home. Let us know if you come across anything that’s helped you and we’ll be happy to share it. Email your suggestions to

How to study at home

Article from The Guardian with tips on how to study effectively from home, according to students and tutors with experience of learning and teaching online. Click here to read the article.

Managing screen time

A short podcast by occupational therapist Lucy Swift on how to set up your working space and manage your time on screen.

Being proactive as an online student

Lexy Moscinski, student success coach with Pearson Online Learning Service, describes how to be proactive, present and purposeful when studying at home. Click here to read more.

Practice wellbeing

Advice and links to resources for helping students, instructors and researchers maintain wellbeing during the COVID-19 pandemic. Visit the page on Social Science Space.

GOV.UK University students COVID-19 FAQ

Universities Minister Michelle Donelan answers some frequently asked questions about the coronavirus crisis and higher education on the GOV.UK website. Click here to read more.

Office for Students guide

Online page with advice around the coronavirus  and higher education from the Office for Students. Click here to visit the OfS website.

Zoom for online meetings

Playlist of short YouTube videos teaching you how to use the online meeting tool Zoom.

Calming breath exercise

Quick guided ‘box technique’ breathing exercise by yoga and meditation teacher Jane O’Rourke to calm the body and mind in times of stress.

Got a question? Here’s how to get in touch

If you have a query about participation on your Tavistock and Portman course, see the COVID-19 support section on Moodle or use our special online form to ask a question.

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