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Study Help & Tutoring

If you need assistance with any of your courses, please check out the free tutoring services RDC offers.

Free Tutoring at RDC

Peer Tutoring

Knowledge - Wiertz Sébastien* Please note that peer tutors may not be available for every course, but we will do our best to match you up with someone as quickly as possible.Students who have done well in their courses and completed our training program are standing by to help you through any tough patches in your courses. They are paid by the college, but the service is free to you.

Math Learning Centre

A math tutor, math instructors and peer tutors are available to help you understand the math-related content of your courses. The math tutor and peer tutors are available part-time, by appointment or on a drop-in basis. Math instructors are available several hours each week for drop-in assistance. There’s no cost, and you can come back as often as you need to.

Writing Skills Centre

If you want to improve your academic writing skills in any way, the Writing Skills Centre is here to help! Meetings with a writing skills tutor are one-on-one and free! We can help you with:

  • Essay organization and structure
  • Research and planning
  • Developing a strong thesis statement
  • Grammar and punctuation
  • Any other issues related to writing

*Please note that the Writing Skills Centre does not provide proofreading or editing; we cannot “fix” your paper for you, but will provide you with the knowledge and ability to write your best essay!

 

CAP Tutoring

The Career and Academic Prep Program also has free tutoring.

Please note room change: CAP tutoring is now in Room 1801. 

The file below is the Winter 2017 schedule.

How to Become a Tutor

Student tutors are recruited, interviewed, and trained during the summer for the following school year. If you would like to become a tutor, please contact Amy Becker, Academic Support Coordinator, at 403.342.3264 or help_learn@rdc.ab.ca .