Learning Centre


The Learning Centre is here to help you succeed. Whether you're needing extra help, or simply wanting to get ahead, we have the tools and people to provide assistance with:

  • Academic writing and reading (including assignment writing and APA referencing)
  • Blogging and journal writing (reflective writing)
  • Study skills (including time management, learning styles, presentation skills, goal setting, note-taking, mind mapping and exam and assessment preparation)
  • English language support (including IELTS preparation)
  • Mathematics and Numeracy literacy
  • Basic computing and Microsoft Office 2010
  • PASS (Peer assisted support sessions)

Contact us

MIT Otara

South Campus - Level 3, Library Building, S Block
Monday to Friday: 8am–4pm (Hours are subject to change)
Phone: 09 980 9610 or 022 067 7866
Email:   learning.centre@manukau.ac.nz

MIT Manukau

Floor 1, Room 115 - Matutu Room
Monday and Wednesday: 9am-4pm 
Phone: 09 975 4670
Email:   learning.centre@manukau.ac.nz

We are available at all MIT Otara, Manukau, and Satellite Campuses

Kamaseelan Govender 

Kamaseelan  Govender
Team Leader
09 976 0896

Karen Naude 

Karen  Naude
PASS Coordinator/Learning Advisor
Business and IT
Nursing and Health Studies
09 976  0894

Priscilla Murphy 

Priscilla Murphy
Learning Advisor, Numeracy and Literacy Specialist
Engineering and Trades
Maritime and Logistics
Business and Digital Technologies
09 976  0897

Elba Ramirez  Elba Ramirez
Consumer Services
Creative Arts
09 968 0898