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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January 2019
Thu 24 JanEssay Writing Essentials
Essay writing is a skill you can learn and develop but it will take time and practice. Find out the basics in this session.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic english, Academic Skills, Academic writing, Communication Skills, Essay writing, Study skills, Time management, Writing skills
School of BEI
17:00 to 17:50Clore Building, room CLO 10145 places left
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Sat 26 JanFractions 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 12:00Location TBA, room TBA44 places left
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Tue 29 JanDevelop your essay writing skills
This is a follow-on session from Essay Writing Essentials and considers the finer points of writing academically.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic english, Academic Skills, Academic writing, Critical thinking, Essay writing, Study skills, Writing skills
School of BEI
17:00 to 17:50Clore Building, room CLO 10145 places left
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Wed 30 JanBEI Maths Clinic
Maths/Stats drop-in sessions for the School of Business, Economics and Informatics. No bookings required just turn up.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Maths skills
School of BEI
17:00 to 18:00Clore Building, room CLO 101No booking required
February 2019
Tue 05 FebBEI Maths Clinic
Maths/Stats drop-in sessions for the School of Business, Economics and Informatics. No bookings required just turn up.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Maths skills
School of BEI
17:00 to 18:00Clore Building, room CLO 101No booking required
Thu 07 FebHarvard Referencing
Find out how to use the Harvard referencing system effectively. The session will also cover how to avoid plagiarism.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Academic writing, Bibliography and referencing, Essay writing, Study skills, Writing skills
School of BEI
17:00 to 17:50Clore Building, room CLO 10145 places left
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Sat 09 FebAlgebra
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 12:00Location TBA, room TBA42 places left
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Tue 12 FebAvoiding Plagiarism
Plagiarism occurs when people do not acknowledge their information sources. This session will show how to avoid plagiarism.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic writing, Bibliography and referencing, Essay writing, Plagiarism, Research skills, Study skills, Writing skills
School of BEI
17:00 to 17:50Clore Building, room CLO 10149 places left
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Thu 14 FebBEI Maths Clinic
Maths/Stats drop-in sessions for the School of Business, Economics and Informatics. No bookings required just turn up.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Maths skills
School of BEI
17:00 to 18:00Clore Building, room CLO 101No booking required
Mon 18 FebBEI Maths Clinic
Maths/Stats drop-in sessions for the School of Business, Economics and Informatics. No bookings required just turn up.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Maths skills
School of BEI
17:00 to 18:00Clore Building, room CLO 101No booking required
Tue 19 FebCritical Thinking Skills (1)
An introduction to the importance of critical thinking skills and how to develop them.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Academic writing, Communication Skills, Critical thinking, Essay writing, Writing skills
School of BEI
17:00 to 17:50Clore Building, room CLO 10149 places left
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Sat 23 FebSolving Equations
In this workshop we will go through how to solve same basic equations.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Maths skills
School of BEI
10:00 to 12:00Location TBA, room TBA46 places left
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Wed 27 FebBEI Maths Clinic
Maths/Stats drop-in sessions for the School of Business, Economics and Informatics. No bookings required just turn up.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Maths skills
School of BEI
17:00 to 18:00Clore Building, room CLO 101No booking required
Thu 28 FebCritical Thinking Skills (2)
This session will explore the need to read and write critically in your studies.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Academic writing, Critical thinking, Essay writing, Reading and note-taking skills, Researching on the internet, Writing skills
School of BEI
17:00 to 17:50Clore Building, room CLO 10149 places left
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March 2019
Tue 05 MarBEI Maths Clinic
Maths/Stats drop-in sessions for the School of Business, Economics and Informatics. No bookings required just turn up.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Maths skills
School of BEI
17:00 to 18:00Clore Building, room CLO 101No booking required
Wed 06 MarRevision & 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 17:50Clore Building, room CLO 10146 places left
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Sat 09 MarLinear 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 12:00Location TBA, room TBA46 places left
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Wed 13 MarGiving 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 17:50Clore Building, room CLO 10148 places left
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Fri 15 MarBEI Maths Clinic
Maths/Stats drop-in sessions for the School of Business, Economics and Informatics. No bookings required just turn up.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Maths skills
School of BEI
17:00 to 18:00Clore Building, room CLO 101No booking required