The Essay Doctor Service is available during term time. This service supports learners with the preparation of assignments and the development of their academic writing skills. Appointments with Dr Eric Derr can be made on an individual or small group basis. Eric is based in the Academic Resource Office which is located in Middle House on the second floor.

Dr Eric A. Derr 

Essay Doctor
Phone: (059) 9153231
What a current student has to say about ARO...

ARO helps students understand that even though they have a disability or learning difficulty they can still get through their studies like any other student – no other service in the college gives this kind of support!

Student of Applied Social Studies Year 2

The service does its best for each and every student, whilst striving to enhance and bring out the student’s ability and potential

Student of Humanities Year 2

ARO helps students to develop specific learning strategies to aid them throughout their academic years

Student of Humanities Year 1

The essay doctor service provides helpful advice and guidance to students on how to improve their academic work…it helped increase my confidence.

Student of Applied Social StudiesYear 1

The essay doctor clearly explained everything to me about referencing and structure and was extremely helpful.

Student of English & HistoryYear 4