School of BEI workshop timetable

We offer a range of learning support and study skills workshops to help you succeed on your course. Choose the workshop below that you would like to attend and book your place.

The links below to "View My Bookings", "book a place" and "join standby list" are available if you have a Birkbeck username and password.

Contact us directly via Email: r.carabine@bbk.ac.uk or Phone: 020 7631 6464

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October 2018
Thu 25 OctReading for University
Find out how to develop your reading skills and to make effective notes.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Communication Skills, Critical thinking, Management Skills, Reading and note-taking skills, Research skills, Study skills, Time management
School of BEI
17:00 to 17:45Clore Building, room CLO 10115 places left
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Sat 27 OctFractions and percentages
In this workshop, we will revisit how to work with fractions and percentages. We will use the calculator, so please bring a scientific calculator.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Maths skills
School of BEI
10:00 to 12:30Malet Street, room MAL 40230 places left
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November 2018
Wed 07 NovGiving a Presentation
You may be asked to give a presentation as part of your course. Find out how to effectively plan and organise your presentation.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Communication Skills, Management Skills, Presentation skills, Study skills, Time management
School of BEI
17:00 to 17:45Clore Building, room CLO 10115 places left
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Sat 10 NovAlgebra
Workshop on basic algebra skills from working with formulae to manipulating expressions.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Maths skills
School of BEI
10:00 to 12:30Malet Street, room MAL B2930 places left
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Sat 17 NovHarvard referencing & avoiding plagiarism
This session will explain how to reference your writing using the Harvard system. It will also explain how to avoid committing plagiarism.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Academic writing, Bibliography and referencing, Essay writing, Plagiarism, Study skills, Writing skills
School of BEI
11:00 to 12:30Malet Street, room MAL G1423 places left
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Tue 20 NovRevision & Exam Strategies
The session will offer a number of effective revision techniques and show you how to make the best use of your time in the exam room.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Essay writing, Exams and revision, Study skills, Time management, Writing skills
School of BEI
17:00 to 17:45Clore Building, room CLO 10115 places left
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Sat 24 NovSolving Equations
In this workshop we will go through how to solve same basic equations.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Maths skills, Study skills
School of BEI
10:00 to 12:30Malet Street, room MAL 633No booking required
Sat 24 NovCritical Thinking Skills
Many students receive essay feedback telling them to be more critical. This session will offer guidance on how to think and write critically.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic english, Academic Skills, Academic writing, Critical thinking, Essay writing, Reading and note-taking skills, Study skills, Writing skills
School of BEI
11:00 to 13:00Malet Street, room MAL B3024 places left
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December 2018
Sat 08 DecLinear Functions
In this workshop we will cover the following: Equation of a line, drawing a line and spacial properties
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Maths skills
School of BEI
10:00 to 12:30Malet Street, room MAL 539No booking required